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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 April 2018

Tonight and Friday.

Wind light increasing to northerly 10 to 15 knots early this evening and to northerly 15 to 25 late overnight except southeast 5 to 15 south of the Brooks Peninsula. Wind becoming southeast 15 to 25 Friday afternoon except north 15 to 25 over northwestern sections.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 April 2018
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 April 2018
Saturday Wind northerly 15 to 25 knots increasing to northerly 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northerly 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 late in the day.
Monday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots.

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Map of Pacific - North Coast marine weather areas Middle Nomad - 46004 South Nomad - 46036 Dixon Entrance Central - 46145 South Moresby - 46147 Nanakwa Shoal - 46181 North Hecate Strait - 46183 North Nomad - 46184 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 West Dixon Entrance - 46205 East Dellwood - 46207 West Moresby - 46208 Sartine Island Cape St.James Kindakun Rocks Langara Island Masset Municipal Airport Rose Spit Sandspit Airport Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Cumshewa Island Grey Islet Holland Rock Lucy Islands Lightstation Prince Rupert Airport Bonilla Island
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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 26 April 2018 Tonight and Friday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Bowie.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over northern Vancouver Island.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary low located over southern
Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:50 PM PDT 26 April 2018 A ridge of high pressure offshore will intensify on Friday. Strong
To gale force northerly winds will prevail over the northern and
central waters Friday and Friday night.

Strong to gale force westerly winds will also develop through Juan
De fuca strait later Friday afternoon and evening.

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