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Queen Charlotte Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 October 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 late overnight. Wind southeast 25 to 35 Thursday.

Periods of rain tonight and Thursday. Visibility as low as 1 mile in rain.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 October 2019
Friday Wind northwest 30 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15.
Sunday Wind northwest 15 knots.

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Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Queen Charlotte Strait

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 23 October 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 23 October 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary frontal system located
on a line northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located over the
Lower Mainland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:17 PM PDT 23 October 2019 A Pacific frontal system will remain nearly stationary across central
waters overnight and Thursday. Strong to gale force south or
southwest winds will prevail over this area.

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