Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
Issued 04:00 AM PST 05 December 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind variable 5 to 15 knots except northeasterly outflow 30 to 40 near the mainland inlets today and northeasterly outflow 40 to 45 near the mainland inlets tonight and Tuesday.
A few showers ending early this evening.
A risk of freezing spray near the mainland inlets Tuesday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine IslandIssued 04:00 AM PST 05 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 4:00 AM PST 5 December 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PST today low located west of Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today weakening low 1014 mb located southwest of
At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:50 AM PST 5 December 2016 A low pressure system west of Haida Gwaii is slowly moving southward.
Gale force northerly or northwesterly winds will continue over the
offshore waters today and tonight. The winds will ease overnight as
the low moves to Washington coast and weakens.
A quasi-stationary ridge of high pressure over the BC Interior in
combination with a low pressure system over the BC waters will
produce gale force outflow winds through the mainland inlets. Cold
temperatures from the strong Arctic outflow winds will give a risk of
moderate freezing spray through the mainland inlets overnight
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