Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Adverse Weather off Haida Gwaii results in Ferry Cancellations for Tuesday

With a Storm Warning in effect for waters off Haida Gwaii, BC Ferries has announced that there will be a Service Disruption in place today for the service provided by the Kwuna between Alliford Bay and Skidegate.

The Kwuna sailings were cancelled owing to the high winds in the area

The Storm Warning was issued at 4 AM and lists winds of up to 50 knots to be expected by this afternoon in Hecate Strait.

Seas of four to five metres in the north and up to 7 metres in the South are anticipated by this afternoon as well with conditions to subside by Wednesday.

Updates on Service Notices for BC Ferries can be found here.

For more items of note related to Marine Transportation on the North Coast see our archive page.

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