Explorer - northwestern half
Issued 04:00 PM PST 02 December 2016
Tonight and Saturday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind westerly 25 to 35 knots becoming northwest 20 to 30 Saturday morning.
A few showers.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Explorer - northwestern halfIssued 6:16 PM PST 02 December 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 4:00 PM PST 2 December 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. PST today cold front located on a line north-south
over the Lower Mainland.
At 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary low located off the Alaska
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:42 PM PST 2 December 2016 A quasi stationary area of low pressure will remain over the Gulf Of
Alaska. Gale force to storm force westerlies will continue for
northern and central waters tonight and Saturday.
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