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Hecate Strait - northern half

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 17 July 2024

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southerly 10 to 15 this evening then backing to southeast 15 to 20 near noon Thursday.

Periods of drizzle and fog patches ending this morning. Rain beginning near noon and changing to showers Thursday evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 17 July 2024
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre building to 1 to 2 early this morning then subsiding to 1 early this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 17 July 2024
Friday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southeast 10 to 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind southerly 5 to 15 knots increasing to south 15 to 25.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 17 July 2024 Today Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 3:30 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low located over western Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing low located over the Alaska
panhandle.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today cold front from low located on a line
northeast-southwest over Bowie.
By midnight PDT tonight cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:53 AM PDT 17 July 2024 A low pressure system offshore will move through Western Bowie this
morning and reach the Alaskan Panhandle this afternoon. Strong to
gale force southeasterly winds can be expected ahead of the low, and
strong to gale force northwesterly winds in its wake through this
morning.

Late Wednesday afternoon, strong to gale force westerly winds will
develop through Juan de Fuca Strait ahead of the ridge moving into
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