Hecate Strait - southern half
Issued 09:30 PM PST 22 February 2019
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots increasing to northeasterly 25 to 35 late overnight. Wind northeasterly 25 to 35 Saturday.
Showers ending Saturday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Hecate Strait - southern halfIssued 9:30 PM PST 22 February 2019
'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 SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PST 22 February 2019 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low 1004 mb located over Hecate Strait.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Saturday weakening low 1011 mb located southwest
of Cape Scott.
At 4:00 a.m. PST Saturday building ridge located over northern
By 4:00 a.m. PST Sunday quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:13 PM PST 22 February 2019 A ridge of high pressure will build over the Northern BC Interior
overnight. Strong to gale force outflow winds will develop through
the mainland inlets of the North Coast overnight and spread to the
South Coast on Saturday night.
Pacific - South Coast Area
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Haro Strait
- Hecate Strait - southern half
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
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- Arctic - Western Arctic
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- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
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