West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 04:00 PM PST 30 January 2015
Tonight and Saturday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southerly 10 to 20 knots becoming variable 5 to 15 this evening then becoming southeast 5 to 15 Saturday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 15 to 25 Saturday afternoon and to southeast 30 to 40 Saturday evening.
Chance of showers late this afternoon and this evening. Rain beginning early Saturday morning.
There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 4:00 PM PST 30 January 2015
'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 PM PST 30 January 2015 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PST Saturday frontal system located off Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Saturday frontal system located on a line
north-south over Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:54 PM PST 30 January 2015 An approaching frontal system over the Pacific Ocean will track
across Bowie on Saturday. Ahead of the front, gale force
southeasterlies will develop over the offshore waters Saturday
morning and spread to northern waters in the afternoon.
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