Queen Charlotte Sound
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 26 September 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots except south 25 to 30 over southeastern sections late this morning. Wind becoming northwest 15 near midnight then becoming variable 5 to 15 early Tuesday morning.
Periods of rain changing to chance of showers tonight and Tuesday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PDT 26 September 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today weakening ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Vancouver Island.
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today weakening cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Central Coast.
By 2:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday departing cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Lower Mainland.
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located west of Bowie.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Queen Charlotte Sound.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:29 AM PDT 26 September 2016 A cold front across the Central Coast will slide southeastward today
and tonight, reaching Northwestern Washington state just after
Moderate to strong south or southeast winds will prevail ahead of
The cold front today, with local gales expected off the Central
Coast. Winds will shift to moderate to strong northwest in its wake
with gales forecast off the west coast of Vancouver Island.
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- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
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- Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
- Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
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