Haro Strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 21 February 2018

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind southeast 5 to 15 knots backing to northeast 10 to 15 this evening then increasing to northeast 20 to 30 late overnight. Wind diminishing to northeast 10 to 20 near noon Thursday and to light Thursday afternoon.

Chance of flurries late this afternoon and this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 21 February 2018
Friday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest 15 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 knots.
Sunday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots veering to southwest 15 to 25.

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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.


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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PST 21 February 2018 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PST today low 1023 mb located over Vancouver Island.
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight departing low located over the Washington

At 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over Pacific

At 10:00 p.m. PST Thursday approaching frontal system located off
the Alaska panhandle.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:52 PM PST 21 February 2018 A low pressure system over Vancouver Island will move south to
The Washington coast tonight. Marginal gale force northerly winds
Can be expected for Southwest Queen Charlotte Sound, west coast of
Vancouver Island and Southern Explorer as the low progresses this

Late Thursday, a frontal system will start to push into Bowie from
the northwest bringing gale force northwesterly winds.

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