Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
Issued 09:30 PM PST 09 December 2016
Tonight and Saturday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots except northeasterly outflow 45 near the mainland inlets. Wind becoming east 30 to 40 early Saturday morning except northeast 40 near the mainland inlets. Wind diminishing to northeast 10 to 20 near noon Saturday except northeast 40 near the mainland inlets.
A few flurries changing to rain or periods of snow early Saturday morning.
Temperatures near plus 1.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine IslandIssued 9:30 PM PST 09 December 2016
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PST 9 December 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight quasi-stationary ridge located over
At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low 996 mb located over northern Explorer.
By 10:00 p.m. PST Saturday weakening low 1000 mb located 60 miles
southwest of Cape Scott.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:28 PM PST 9 December 2016 An Arctic ridge of high pressure will remain over the British
Columbia Interior and will build slightly over the northern and
Central Interior Saturday night. Meanwhile, a weak area of low
pressure will lie off the west coast of Vancouver Island.
Gale force outflow winds are expected through the mainland inlets
through Saturday. Cold temperatures well below freezing will produce
moderate freezing spray through Douglas Channel. Gale force winds are
also forecast near the low centre, mainly off Northwestern Vancouver
island and over Explorer.
Pacific - North Coast Area
- Bowie - northern half
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West
- Douglas Channel
- Explorer - northwestern half
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- Arctic - Western Arctic
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- Atlantic - Newfoundland
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