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Queen Charlotte Strait

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 25 November 2020

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southeast 5 to 15 knots late this evening and to southeast 15 to 25 late overnight. Wind increasing to southeast 25 to 35 early Thursday morning then diminishing to southeast 15 to 25 Thursday evening.

Rain overnight and Thursday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 25 November 2020
Friday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 35 to 45 in the morning then diminishing to northwest 10 to 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 30 late in the day.
Sunday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots becoming southeast 25 to 35 late in the day.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Queen Charlotte Strait

Issued 4:00 PM PST 25 November 2020

'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 4:00 PM PST 25 November 2020 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Thursday quasi-stationary frontal system located
on a line northeast-southwest over Cape Scott.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 4:17 PM PST 25 November 2020 A frontal system will cross into Bowie this evening then move
Into northern and central waters and Explorer overnight. The front
will stall on Thursday as it straddles the central and southern
waters. Ahead of the system, gale force southerly winds will develop
followed by strong to moderate northwesterly winds in its wake.

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