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Hecate Strait - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 23 May 2024

Tonight and Friday.

Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots tonight and Friday.

Scattered showers.


Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 May 2024
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 early this evening then subsiding to 1 early Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 May 2024
Saturday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots becoming south 10 to 15 in the afternoon then increasing to south 15 to 25 late in the day.
Sunday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots diminishing to south 10 to 20 late in the day.
Monday Wind south 15 to 25 knots becoming south 10 to 20 late in the day.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 23 May 2024 Tonight and Friday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight trough located on a line north-south over
Cape Scott.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Friday departing trough located off Tofino.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located west of the offshore waters.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT Friday ridge located from Bowie to the North Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:07 PM PDT 23 May 2024 A trough over Northern Vancouver Island will continue to move
southeastward tonight. Ahead of the trough, southeast gales near the
headlands of Vancouver Island will ease late this evening.

A building ridge of high pressure west of the offshore waters will
lie over Bowie by Friday evening. Ahead of the ridge, northwest gales
will develop over West Coast Vancouver Island South on Friday

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