Hecate Strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 22 March 2018

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind south 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 25 early this evening then diminishing to northeast 5 to 15 early Friday morning.

A few showers ending early Friday morning.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 22 March 2018

Hecate Strait - northern half

Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre.

Hecate Strait - southern half

Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 22 March 2018
Saturday Wind west 10 to 15 knots veering to northwest 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northwest 5 to 10 knots increasing to south 10 to 20 late in the day.
Monday Wind south 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southwest 15 late in the day.

Stay connected


Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Pacific - South Coast marine weather areas Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal South Nomad - 46036 Sentry Shoal - 46131 South Brooks - 46132 Halibut Bank - 46146 South Moresby - 46147 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 La Perouse Bank - 46206 East Dellwood - 46207 Discovery Island Esquimalt Harbour Kelp Reefs Malahat Race Rocks Lightstation Saturna Island Sheringham Point University of Victoria Victoria Gonzales Victoria Int'l Airport Ballenas Islands Campbell River Airport Comox Airport Entrance Island Fanny Island Nanaimo Airport Port Hardy Airport Sisters Islets Estevan Point Sartine Island Solander Island Tofino Airport Grief Point Powell River Airport Sechelt Cape St.James Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Herbert Island Point Atkinson Sand Heads Lightstation Vancouver Harbour Vancouver Int'l Airport West Vancouver Port Alberni Howe Sound - Pam Rocks Squamish Airport
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 22 March 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today dissipating low located over southeastern

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today dissipating cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Tofino.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:51 AM PDT 22 March 2018 A low centre over the Northern Bowie region will slowly move
southwards today. Strong to gale force northerly winds will persist
over the northwestern sections of the Bowie region until noon today.

Pacific - South Coast Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: