West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 25 June 2017
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots except northwest 30 to 35 south of the Brooks Peninsula tonight and Monday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 9:30 PM PDT 25 June 2017
'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 PDT 25 June 2017 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary trough located over
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight building ridge located over the offshore
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:21 PM PDT 25 June 2017 A trough of low pressure will remain over the BC Interior while
A ridge of high pressure builds over the offshore waters.
Gale force northwest winds off Central Vancouver Island will
Prevail tonight and Monday. Strong to gale force westerlies over
Juan de Fuca Strait and Johnstone Strait will ease Monday morning
And redevelop Monday afternoon. Elsewhere, northwest winds will
increase tonight as the ridge builds.
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