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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 20 June 2024

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots except light near the coast south of Tofino. Wind becoming northwest 15 to 25 this afternoon then becoming northwest 10 to 20 Friday morning. Wind becoming variable 5 to 15 Friday evening.

Periods of rain Friday evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 20 June 2024
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 20 June 2024
Saturday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots veering to southwest 10 to 20 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southwest 10 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 20 June 2024 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located from Explorer to the North
Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Friday ridge located from Explorer to the Central
Coast.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Friday frontal system located on a line
northwest-southeast over eastern Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:11 AM PDT 20 June 2024 Ahead of a ridge of high pressure, strong to gale force
northwesterlies will redevelop through Johnstone Strait late this
afternoon and then ease overnight.

A frontal system will approach Haida Gwaii on Friday. As the system
approaches, strong to gale force southeast winds will develop over
the northern waters Friday evening.

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