Language selection

Features

My Weather Profile Weather Topics  | 

Hecate Strait - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 01 December 2020

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southeast 45 to 55 knots diminishing to southeast 35 to 45 overnight. Wind southeast 35 to 45 Wednesday.

Rain ending Wednesday morning. Rain Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 01 December 2020
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 early this morning then subsiding to 3 to 4 this evening. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Wednesday morning then building to 4 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 01 December 2020
Thursday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots increasing to southeast 35 to 45 in the afternoon then veering to south 25 to 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind south 25 to 35 knots increasing to southeast 40 to 50 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southeast 50 to 60 knots diminishing to south 35.

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Mackenzie - Mackenzie River marine weather areas Great Slave Lake - 45141 Great Slave Lake North Arm - 45150 Herschel Island Komakuk Beach Shingle Point Airport Aklavik Airport Cape Parry Airport Fort Good Hope Airport Tulita Airport Fort Providence Fort Reliance Fort Resolution Airport Fort Simpson Airport Hay River/Merlyn Carter Airport Inner Whaleback Rocks Inuvik Airport Keats Point Lutselke Airport Norman Wells Airport Paulatuk Airport Pelly Island Tuktoyaktuk Airport Wrigley Airport Yellowknife Airport Liverpool Bay Little Chicago Storm Hills Bathurst Inlet Kugluktuk Airport Hat Island Croker River Cambridge Bay Airport Cape Peel West Gateshead Island Stefansson Island Cape Providence Ulukhaktok Airport Sachs Harbour Airport Thomsen River Prairie River Egg Island Fort Chipewyan Airport Stony Rapids Airport Uranium City
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Hecate Strait - northern half

Issued 04:00 AM PST 01 December 2020

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 1 December 2020 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary frontal system located
over Bowie.

At 4:00 a.m. PST today ridge located over the South Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today ridge located over southern BC interior.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:59 AM PST 1 December 2020 A frontal system is currently stalled over Bowie. Ahead of the
system, gale to storm force southerly winds will prevail over
northern and central waters.

Mackenzie - Mackenzie River Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Features

Heading to Banff or Jasper National Parks this winter?

Go prepared with Highway 93 forecasts. North and South highway regions are available in the Alberta text forecast bulletin. (Photo by: Natalie Anderson)

Date modified: