Haro Strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 19 February 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots becoming northeast 20 to 30 early this morning then diminishing to northeast 10 to 20 late this morning. Wind diminishing to light late this afternoon then becoming easterly 5 to 15 late overnight. Wind backing to northerly 10 to 15 Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 19 February 2018
Wednesday Wind north 10 to 20 knots becoming southeast 5 to 15 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind north 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Friday Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 20 knots.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Haro Strait

Issued 04:00 AM PST 19 February 2018

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 19 February 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PST today trough located from the North Coast to
Vancouver Island.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Tuesday weakening trough located from the North
Coast to Washington State.

At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:49 AM PST 19 February 2018 A trough stretching from the North Coast to Vancouver Island combined
with an Arctic ridge across the BC Interior continues to drive
Strong to gale force northerly winds as well as outflows through
mainland inlets. These winds will ease this morning as the trough
And ridge weaken.

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