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Hecate Strait - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 29 February 2024

Tonight and Friday.

Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to easterly 20 to 30 Friday afternoon.



Issued 04:00 PM PST 29 February 2024
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre building to 1 to 2 Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 29 February 2024
Saturday Wind easterly 15 to 25 knots.
Sunday Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind north 15 to 20 knots.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PST 29 February 2024 Tonight and Friday At 4:00 p.m. PST today low located over northwestern Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Friday low located over northern Explorer.

At 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over northern
BC interior.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:42 PM PST 29 February 2024 A ridge over the interior and a broad low pressure system offshore
will combine to give gale force outflow winds to Douglas Channel and
Dixon Entrance - east tonight and Friday morning.

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