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Howe Sound

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 07 April 2020

Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southerly inflow 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light this evening then increasing to northerly outflow 15 to 25 near midnight. Wind diminishing to light late Wednesday morning then becoming southerly inflow 5 to 15 Wednesday afternoon. Wind becoming light Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 07 April 2020
Thursday Wind northerly outflow 10 to 20 knots becoming southerly inflow 10 to 20 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind light increasing to southerly inflow 15 to 25 knots.
Saturday Wind light increasing to northerly outflow 10 to 20 knots.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Howe Sound

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 07 April 2020

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 7 April 2020 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday frontal system located over northern
Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:46 PM PDT 7 April 2020 A frontal system will cross the northern waters tonight and
Wednesday producing gale force southerly winds over the region. The
winds will ease later Wednesday evening as the system weakens.

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