Marine Forecasts for the Pacific waters


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FQCN13 CWVR 170000
Marine forecasts for Pacific waters issued by Environment Canada at
4:00 p.m. PST Tuesday 16 January 2018 for tonight and Wednesday.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 9:30 p.m. PST.

Fog implies visibility less than 1 mile.

Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots increasing to southeast 30 to 35 late
 overnight and to southeast 35 to 45 Wednesday morning. Wind
 diminishing to southeast 25 to 35 Wednesday afternoon. Periods of
 rain.

Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 early
 Wednesday morning then diminishing to south 15 to 25 Wednesday
 evening. Periods of rain.

Howe Sound.
Wind southerly inflow 10 to 20 knots becoming northerly outflow 10 to
 20 this evening then increasing to northerly outflow 20 to 30 after
 midnight. Wind diminishing to northerly outflow 10 to 20 late
 Wednesday morning then increasing to southerly inflow 20 to 30
 Wednesday afternoon. Periods of rain.

Haro Strait.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 30 to 40 early
 Wednesday morning then diminishing to south 15 to 25 Wednesday
 afternoon. Periods of rain.

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 5 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 25 this
 evening and to southeast 30 to 40 late overnight. Wind diminishing
 to south 10 to 15 Wednesday afternoon. Periods of rain.

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to easterly 15 to 25 early
 this evening and to easterly 25 to 35 Wednesday morning. Wind
 diminishing to southwesterly 15 to 25 Wednesday afternoon. Periods
 of rain.

Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southerly 15 to 25 knots backing to east 15 to 25 this evening
 then increasing to southeast 30 to 40 late overnight. Wind south 30
 to 40 Wednesday. Periods of rain.

Johnstone Strait.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 late
 this evening and to southeast 35 to 45 late overnight. Wind becoming
 southeast 40 to 50 early Wednesday morning then becoming southeast
 35 to 45 early Wednesday afternoon. Periods of rain.

Queen Charlotte Strait.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 this
 evening and to southeast 40 to 50 late overnight. Wind diminishing
 to southeast 30 to 40 early Wednesday afternoon. Periods of rain.

West Coast Vancouver Island North.
Hurricane force wind warning in effect.
Wind southerly 25 to 35 knots increasing to southeast 40 to 50 this
 evening except southeast 60 near the headlands. Wind becoming
 southeast 50 to 60 late overnight except southeast 60 to 75 near the
 headlands. Wind becoming south 40 to 50 near noon Wednesday except
 south 60 near the headlands. Rain. Visibility 1 mile or less in
 rain.

West Coast Vancouver Island South.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southerly 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 30 to 35 early
 this evening and to southeast 35 to 45 near midnight except
 southeast 45 to 55 northwest of Estevan Point. Wind becoming
 southeast 50 Wednesday morning except southeast 50 to 60 northwest
 of Estevan Point. Wind diminishing to southwest 35 to 45 Wednesday
 afternoon except southwest 45 to 55 northwest of Estevan Point.
 Periods of rain.

Queen Charlotte Sound - eastern half.
Hurricane force wind warning in effect.
Wind southerly 25 to 35 knots increasing to southeast 40 to 50 near
 midnight and to southeast 55 to 65 late overnight. Wind diminishing
 to southeast 45 to 55 late Wednesday morning. Periods of rain.

Queen Charlotte Sound - western half.
Hurricane force wind warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots increasing to southeast 35 to 45 this
 evening and to southeast 45 to 55 near midnight. Wind increasing to
 southeast 55 to 65 late overnight then diminishing to southeast 45
 to 55 Wednesday morning. Periods of rain.

Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island.
Hurricane force wind warning in effect.
Wind south 25 to 35 knots backing to southeast 35 to 45 this evening
 then increasing to southeast 50 to 65 early Wednesday morning. Wind
 becoming southerly 45 to 55 early Wednesday afternoon. Rain.

Hecate Strait.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots increasing to southeast 35 to 45 late
 this evening and to southeast 50 to 60 early Wednesday morning. Wind
 diminishing to southeast 40 to 50 Wednesday afternoon. Periods of
 rain.

Dixon Entrance East.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots increasing to southeasterly 30 to 40
 late overnight and to southeast 40 to 50 Wednesday afternoon. A few
 showers.

Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots becoming southeast 25 early this
 evening then increasing to easterly 35 to 45 near midnight. Wind
 easterly 35 to 45 Wednesday. Periods of rain.

Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots increasing to easterly 35 to 45 late
 overnight. Wind easterly 35 to 45 Wednesday. Periods of rain.

West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern half.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots increasing to southeast 35 to 45 late
 this evening and to southeast 45 to 60 late overnight. Wind
 diminishing to southeast 35 to 45 late Wednesday morning. Periods of
 rain.

Douglas Channel.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeasterly outflow 15 to 25 knots increasing to northeasterly
 outflow 25 to 35 near midnight and to northeasterly outflow 35 to 45
 early Wednesday morning. Chance of flurries or showers changing to a
 few showers late overnight. Temperatures near plus 1.

Bowie - northern half.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind south 25 to 35 knots increasing to east 40 to 50 after midnight
 then diminishing to east 25 to 35 Wednesday afternoon. Periods of
 rain.

Bowie - southern half.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind south 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 30 to 40 late this
 evening and to east 40 to 50 after midnight. Wind diminishing to
 southeast 25 to 35 near noon Wednesday. Periods of rain.

Explorer - northwestern half.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind south 25 knots increasing to southeast 35 to 45 early this
 evening and to southeast 45 to 55 late this evening. Wind veering to
 southwest 50 to 60 Wednesday afternoon. Periods of rain.

Explorer - southeastern half.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots increasing to southeast 45 to 55 late
 this evening then veering to southwesterly 45 to 55 Wednesday
 morning. Periods of rain.

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