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Queen Charlotte Sound - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 28 November 2020

Tonight and Sunday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind south 30 to 40 knots increasing to southeast 40 to 50 early Sunday morning then diminishing to south 30 to 40 near noon Sunday. Wind becoming northwest 25 to 35 Sunday evening.

Showers ending Sunday morning. Rain Sunday.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 28 November 2020
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 to 5 metres building to 4 to 6 early this evening and to 5 to 7 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 28 November 2020
Monday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to westerly 15 to 25 in the morning then increasing to south 35 to 45 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind south 35 to 45 knots.
Wednesday Wind south 35 to 45 knots backing to southeast 25 to 35.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Queen Charlotte Sound - western half

Issued 9:30 PM PST 28 November 2020

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 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 9:30 PM PST 28 November 2020 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Sunday frontal system located on a line north-south
over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:27 PM PST 28 November 2020 A strong Pacific frontal system will remain on a line
northeast-southwest over Bowie tonight through Monday. The
System will then move quickly to the Hecate Strait late Sunday
afternoon. Gale to storm force southerly winds over northern and
central waters ahead of the front will spread to southern waters on
Sunday afternoon.

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