Explorer - northwestern half
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 01 May 2016
Today Tonight and Monday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots becoming west 25 this evening then veering to northwest 15 to 20 after midnight.
A few showers.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Explorer - northwestern halfIssued 10:30 AM PDT 01 May 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 10:30 AM PDT 1 May 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
By 10:00 a.m. PDT Monday weakening frontal system located on a
line north-south over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:14 AM PDT 1 May 2016 Strong to gale force southeasterlies will prevail over most of the
northern waters as a frontal system stalls west of Haida Gwaii. Winds
will ease to moderate to strong westerlies overnight as the front
moves to the east and weakens.
Pacific - South Coast Area
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
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- Hecate Strait - southern half
- Howe Sound
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- Queen Charlotte Strait
- Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
- Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
- West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern half
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