Marine Forecasts for the Pacific waters


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FQCN13 CWVR 141730
Marine forecasts for Pacific waters issued by Environment Canada at
10:30 a.m. PDT Tuesday 14 August 2018 for today tonight and
Wednesday.
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 northwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 20 near
 midnight then diminishing to northwest 5 to 15 early Wednesday
 morning. Wind becoming light near noon Wednesday. Smoke. Visibility
 as low as 1 mile in smoke.

Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo.
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 20 this
 evening then diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 early Wednesday
 morning. Wind diminishing to light near noon Wednesday. Smoke.
 Visibility as low as 1 mile in smoke.

Howe Sound.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light becoming southerly inflow 10 to 15 knots near noon except
 southwesterly inflow 20 over northern sections. Wind diminishing to
 light late this evening then becoming northerly outflow 5 to 15 late
 overnight. Wind becoming light Wednesday morning then becoming
 southerly inflow 10 to 15 Wednesday afternoon except southwesterly
 inflow 20 over northern sections. Smoke. Visibility as low as 1 mile
 in smoke.

Haro Strait.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light becoming southwest 5 to 15 knots Wednesday afternoon
 except southwest 15 to 25 over southern sections Wednesday late in
 the day. Smoke. Visibility as low as 1 mile in smoke.

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to westerly 15 to 20 knots early this evening
 then diminishing to light early Wednesday morning. Wind increasing
 to westerly 15 to 20 Wednesday afternoon and to west 20 to 30
 Wednesday evening.

Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance.
Wind easterly 5 to 15 knots becoming westerly 10 to 15 late this
 afternoon then diminishing to light late overnight. Wind becoming
 westerly 10 to 15 Wednesday afternoon.

Johnstone Strait.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 35 late
 this afternoon then becoming northwest 20 to 30 near midnight. Wind
 becoming northwest 25 to 35 Wednesday afternoon. Fog banks
 dissipating this afternoon.

Queen Charlotte Strait.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 late this
 afternoon then diminishing to northwest 5 to 15 this evening. Wind
 increasing to northwest 15 to 20 Wednesday afternoon. Fog banks
 dissipating this afternoon. Fog banks forming near midnight and
 dissipating near noon Wednesday.

West Coast Vancouver Island North.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind north 20 to 30 knots except northwest 30 to 35 south of the
 Brooks Peninsula today tonight and Wednesday. Fog patches
 dissipating this afternoon.

West Coast Vancouver Island South.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots except northwest 25 to 35 northwest of
 Estevan Point today tonight and Wednesday. Smoke dissipating early
 this evening. Fog patches forming near midnight and dissipating near
 noon Wednesday. Visibility as low as 1 mile in smoke and 1 mile or
 less in fog patches.

Queen Charlotte Sound.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots today tonight and Wednesday. Fog
 patches dissipating this afternoon.

Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island.
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 25 late
 overnight. Wind northwest 15 to 25 Wednesday. Fog patches
 dissipating this afternoon. Fog patches forming near midnight and
 dissipating near noon Wednesday.

Hecate Strait - northern half.
Wind southwest 5 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 25 late
 this afternoon then becoming northwest 20 to 30 early Wednesday
 morning. Periods of rain ending early this evening.

Hecate Strait - southern half.
Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 30 late
 this evening. Wind northwest 20 to 30 Wednesday. Chance of showers
 today.

Dixon Entrance East.
Wind west 10 to 20 knots veering to northwest 15 to 25 near midnight.
 Wind northwest 15 to 25 Wednesday. Periods of rain ending early this
 evening. Fog patches dissipating this afternoon.

Dixon Entrance West
West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half.
Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots becoming northwest 15 to 25 near noon
 Wednesday. Periods of rain and fog patches ending early this
 afternoon.

West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern half.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots today tonight and Wednesday. Chance of
 showers today.

Douglas Channel.
Wind southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light near
 midnight then becoming northeasterly outflow 5 to 15 late overnight.
 Wind becoming southwesterly inflow 5 to 15 Wednesday morning. Chance
 of showers today.

Bowie - northern half.
Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to northwest 5 to 15 this
 evening. Wind northwest 5 to 15 Wednesday. Periods of rain ending
 early this afternoon.

Bowie - southern half.
Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots today tonight and Wednesday. Periods of
 rain ending early this evening.

Explorer - northwestern half.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots today tonight and Wednesday.

Explorer - southeastern half.
Wind northwest 20 to 30 knots today tonight and Wednesday.

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