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Howe Sound

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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 15 August 2022

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light becoming southerly inflow 5 to 15 knots near noon except southerly inflow 25 over northern sections. Wind becoming light this evening then becoming northerly outflow 5 to 15 after midnight. Wind becoming southerly inflow 5 to 15 near noon Tuesday except southerly inflow 20 over northern sections. Wind becoming light Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 15 August 2022
Wednesday Wind northerly outflow 10 to 20 knots becoming southerly inflow 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northerly outflow 10 to 20 knots becoming southerly inflow 10 to 20.
Friday Wind northerly outflow 10 to 20 knots becoming southerly inflow 10 to 20.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Howe Sound

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 15 August 2022

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 15 August 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Explorer.
By 8:00 p.m. PDT tonight dissipating trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over Queen Charlotte Sound.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located west of the offshore
waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:13 AM PDT 15 August 2022 A frontal system will approach the offshore waters tonight. Strong to
gale force southeasterlies will develop ahead of the system over
Bowie late this evening and then spread to waters near northern
Haida Gwaii on Tuesday.

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