Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 09 October 2015
Tonight and Saturday
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 40 to 50 knots diminishing to southeast 30 to 40 late this evening and to southeast 20 to 30 early Saturday morning. Wind veering to southwest 15 to 25 near noon Saturday then increasing to west 25 to 35 Saturday evening.
Periods of rain with a risk of thunderstorms. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine IslandIssued 4:00 PM PDT 09 October 2015
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 PDT 9 October 2015 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing low 960 mb located off the Alaska
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing cold front located over the
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today low 976 mb located over southern Bowie.
By 8:00 p.m. PDT tonight departing low 980 mb located over the
southern Alaska panhandle.
At midnight PDT tonight low 986 mb located west of Explorer.
By 2:00 p.m. PDT Saturday low 987 mb located over Hecate Strait.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 4:14 PM PDT 9 October 2015 Stormy conditions will prevail over the next few days as a series of
lows and frontal systems affect the BC coast. An intense area of low
pressure incorporating the remnants of hurricane oho has reached a
depth of 960 millibars off the Alaskan Panhandle and will continue to
move northward toward Alaska tonight. A second low centre near Haida
Gwaii will also track toward the Alaskan Panhandle this evening.
Storm force winds over most areas from Northern Vancouver Island
northwards will weaken slightly this evening then rise again Saturday
with the next and third low in the series. Seas which are currently
over 7 metres in some areas will continue to build up to 9 metres for
parts of the North Coast.
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- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
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- Hecate Strait
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
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