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FQCN13 CWVR 171826 AAA
Updated marine forecasts for Pacific waters issued by Environment
Canada at 11:26 a.m. PDT Wednesday 17 July 2024 for today tonight and
Thursday.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 4:00 p.m. PDT.

Fog implies visibility less than 1 mile.

Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island.
Wind light becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots early this afternoon
 then diminishing to light near midnight. Wind increasing to south 10
 to 20 near noon Thursday. Periods of drizzle overnight and Thursday
 morning. Fog patches.

Hecate Strait - northern half
Dixon Entrance East.
Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southerly 15 to 20 this
 evening then backing to southeast 5 to 15 Thursday afternoon. Rain
 ending Thursday afternoon.

Hecate Strait - southern half.
Wind southerly 15 to 20 knots diminishing to southerly 10 to 15 early
 this evening and to light Thursday afternoon. Showers this afternoon
 and tonight.

Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half.
Wind southerly 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southerly 10 to 20 late
 this afternoon then becoming northwest 15 to 20 late this evening.
 Wind veering to northerly 5 to 15 near noon Thursday. Rain ending
 overnight. Showers Thursday evening.

Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara.
Wind southerly 15 to 25 knots diminishing to variable 5 to 15 early
 this evening then becoming light early Thursday morning. Periods of
 rain.

West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern half.
Wind southerly 10 to 20 knots today. Wind southerly 5 to 15 tonight
 and Thursday. Rain changing to showers Thursday afternoon.

Douglas Channel.
Wind southwesterly inflow 15 to 25 knots diminishing to light near
 midnight then increasing to southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 near noon
 Thursday.

Bowie - northern half.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots veering to north 10 to 20 early this
 evening. Wind north 10 to 20 Thursday. Scattered showers.

Bowie - southern half.
Wind southerly 15 to 25 knots except north 20 over western sections.
 Wind becoming southerly 5 to 15 early this evening except north 15
 over western sections. Wind becoming light near midnight except
 north 15 over western sections. Wind becoming northerly 10 to 20
 early Thursday morning except south 15 to 20 over eastern sections
 Thursday late in the day. Showers.

Explorer - northwestern half.
Wind southerly 10 to 20 knots today tonight and Thursday. Showers.

Explorer - southeastern half.
Wind light becoming south 5 to 15 knots Thursday morning. Periods of
 drizzle and fog patches tonight and Thursday morning.

Remainder unchanged.

End
$$$$^^
FQCN13 CWVR 171730
Marine forecasts for Pacific waters issued by Environment Canada at
10:30 a.m. PDT Wednesday 17 July 2024 for today tonight and Thursday.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 4:00 p.m. PDT.

Fog implies visibility less than 1 mile.

Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo.
Wind light increasing to southeast 5 to 15 knots early this evening
 then becoming southeast 10 to 20 late overnight. Wind southeast 10
 to 20 Thursday.

Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo.
Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 15 knots early this evening
 and to east 15 to 20 near midnight. Wind diminishing to southeast 10
 to 15 near noon Thursday.

Howe Sound.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southerly inflow 10 to 20 knots early this
 afternoon except southwesterly inflow 25 over northern sections
 today. Wind becoming northerly outflow 5 to 15 near midnight then
 becoming southerly inflow 10 to 20 early Thursday morning except
 southwesterly inflow 25 over northern sections Thursday afternoon
 and evening. Wind diminishing to light Thursday evening.

Haro Strait.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots near noon except
 southwest 25 over southern sections tonight. Wind becoming southwest
 15 Thursday afternoon except southwest 25 over southern sections.

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 15 to 25 knots increasing to west 25 to 35 late this
 afternoon then diminishing to west 15 to 20 early Thursday morning.
 Wind increasing to west 20 to 30 Thursday afternoon.

Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance.
Wind light increasing to northwest 10 to 20 knots early this
 afternoon then diminishing to light early this evening. Wind
 becoming west 5 to 15 near noon Thursday then becoming light
 Thursday evening. Periods of drizzle this morning. Periods of
 drizzle tonight and Thursday. Fog patches.

Johnstone Strait.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 30 late
 this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 after
 midnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 5 to 15 early Thursday
 morning then increasing to northwest 15 to 25 Thursday afternoon.
 Periods of drizzle overnight and Thursday morning. Fog patches.

Queen Charlotte Strait.
Wind light increasing to northwest 15 to 20 knots this afternoon then
 diminishing to light late this evening. Wind increasing to northwest
 15 to 20 Thursday afternoon then diminishing to northwest 10 to 15
 Thursday evening. Periods of drizzle overnight and Thursday morning.
 Fog patches.

West Coast Vancouver Island North.
Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots except northwest 15 to 20 south of the
 Brooks Peninsula this evening. Wind becoming light near midnight
 then increasing to southeast 10 to 20 early Thursday morning. Wind
 becoming southeast 15 to 25 Thursday evening. Periods of drizzle
 overnight and Thursday morning. Fog forming early this evening.

West Coast Vancouver Island South.
Wind variable 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast 10 to 20 early
 Thursday morning. Periods of drizzle this morning. Periods of
 drizzle overnight and Thursday morning. Fog.

Queen Charlotte Sound - eastern half.
Wind variable 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast 10 to 20 Thursday
 evening. Fog patches forming this evening.

Queen Charlotte Sound - western half.
Wind southerly 10 to 20 knots today. Wind southwest 5 to 15 tonight.
 Wind southerly 5 to 15 Thursday. Fog patches forming this evening.

Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island.
Wind light becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots early this afternoon
 then diminishing to light near midnight. Wind increasing to south 10
 to 20 near noon Thursday. Periods of drizzle this morning. Periods
 of drizzle overnight and Thursday morning. Fog patches.

Hecate Strait - northern half
Dixon Entrance East.
Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southerly 10 to 15 this
 evening then backing to southeast 15 to 20 near noon Thursday. Rain
 beginning near noon changing to showers Thursday evening.

Hecate Strait - southern half.
Wind southerly 10 to 20 knots today. Wind southerly 10 to 15 tonight
 and Thursday. Periods of drizzle and fog patches changing to periods
 of rain this afternoon.

Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half.
Wind southerly 20 to 30 knots becoming northwest 20 late this
 afternoon then veering to northerly 10 to 15 near noon Thursday.
 Wind becoming southerly 10 to 20 Thursday evening. Scattered showers
 changing to rain near midnight.

Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara.
Wind southerly 10 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to 15 this evening
 then becoming light early Thursday morning. Wind increasing to
 southeast 10 to 20 Thursday evening. Showers.

West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern half.
Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots veering to southerly 10 to 20 early
 this evening then becoming variable 5 to 15 near midnight. Wind
 becoming southeast 10 to 20 early Thursday morning. Rain changing to
 showers near midnight.

Douglas Channel.
Wind light increasing to southwesterly inflow 15 to 25 knots near
 noon then diminishing to light near midnight. Wind increasing to
 southwesterly inflow 15 to 25 near noon Thursday.

Bowie - northern half.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southerly 20 to 30 knots except northwest 25 to 35 over western
 sections. Wind becoming northwest 20 near noon then veering to north
 15 early this evening. Wind north 15 Thursday. Rain changing to
 scattered showers near noon.

Bowie - southern half.
Wind southerly 15 to 25 knots except north 20 over western sections.
 Wind becoming southerly 5 to 15 early this evening except north 15
 over western sections. Wind becoming light near midnight except
 north 15 over western sections. Wind becoming northerly 15 early
 Thursday morning except south 15 over southeastern sections. Rain
 changing to showers near noon.

Explorer - northwestern half.
Wind southerly 10 to 20 knots today and tonight. Wind southeast 10 to
 20 Thursday. Showers changing to rain Thursday morning.

Explorer - southeastern half.
Wind light increasing to south 5 to 15 knots early Thursday morning
 then becoming south 10 to 20 Thursday evening. Periods of drizzle
 and fog patches ending near noon.

End
$$$$^^

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