West Coast Haida Gwaii


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 17 December 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind south 45 to 55 knots diminishing to southwest 25 to 35 Tuesday morning then becoming west 25 Tuesday afternoon.

Showers with a risk of thunderstorms.


Issued 04:00 PM PST 17 December 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 7 to 10 metres building to 9 to 12 this evening then subsiding to 6 to 8 early Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 17 December 2018
Wednesday Wind westerly 15 to 25 knots.
Thursday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots increasing to north 25 to 35.
Friday Wind west 10 to 15 knots increasing to south 35.

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Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

West Coast Haida Gwaii

Issued 10:14 PM PST 17 December 2018

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 17 December 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight dissipating frontal system located over
the Washington Coast.

At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low located over northern Bowie.
By 10:00 a.m. PST Tuesday low located over the southern Alaska

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:18 PM PST 17 December 2018 Storm force southeasterlies will ease to gale force southwesterlies
in the wake of the front across central and southern offshore waters

Over southern waters, southeast gale force winds will subside to
strong southeasterlies overnight.

A low over Northern Bowie will move towards the Alaskan Panhandle
overnight. Storm force southerlies will develop overnight across
northern and central waters.

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