Hecate Strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 25 April 2018

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind northerly 20 to 30 knots diminishing to northerly 10 to 20 Thursday morning.


Issued 04:00 PM PDT 25 April 2018

Hecate Strait - northern half

Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre.

Hecate Strait - southern half

Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 25 April 2018
Friday Wind northerly 15 to 20 knots backing to northwest 25 in the morning then increasing to northwest 25 to 35 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 30 to 40 knots.

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Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.


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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 25 April 2018 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Bowie.

By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight deepening trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over northern Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:28 PM PDT 25 April 2018 A trough stretching from the North Coast to Vancouver Island will
deepen tonight. A ridge of high pressure over the BC Interior in
combination with the trough over Vancouver Island will produce
marginal gale force outflow winds through Howe Sound tonight.

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