Queen Charlotte Strait
Issued 10:30 AM PST 18 February 2018
Today Tonight and Monday.
Wind northerly 20 to 30 knots diminishing to northerly 10 to 20 this evening and to light after midnight. Wind becoming southeast 5 to 15 Monday evening.
Temperatures near plus 1.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PST 18 February 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:30 a.m. PST today departing low located over Washington State.
At 10:30 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:29 AM PST 18 February 2018 A low pressure system over Washington state this morning will depart
today while high pressure continues to build over the BC Interior.
Gale to storm force northerly winds are expected for many of the
central and southern waters. Gale force outflow winds will also be a
factor near mainland inlets. Outflow winds are likely to persist
With the prolonged northerly winds offshore, waves reaching 9 metres
are expected for offshore waters west of Vancouver Island.
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