Queen Charlotte Sound
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 09 August 2022
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots veering to north 20 to 30 near midnight then diminishing to north 15 to 20 Wednesday evening.
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Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PDT 9 August 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located west of Bowie.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday low 1014 mb located south of Explorer.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday weakening low located over southern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:49 AM PDT 9 August 2022 Ahead of a ridge of high pressure strong to gale force northerly
winds are expected to continue over southern portions of Hecate
straight. Areas in the vicinity of Haida Gwaii can expect these
strong to gale force winds to develop this evening.
Winds should begin to ease to moderate to strong northerlies later on
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