Explorer - northwestern half
Issued 10:30 AM PST 25 January 2015
Today Tonight and Monday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to easterly 10 to 20 knots this afternoon except south 20 over southern sections. Wind becoming southerly 10 after midnight then increasing to south 25 Monday morning. Wind increasing to westerly 30 to 40 Monday afternoon.
Periods of rain.
There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Explorer - northwestern halfIssued 10:30 AM PST 25 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 10:30 AM PST 25 January 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:30 a.m. PST today warm front located over Cape Scott extending
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight warm front located over the Central Coast
At 4:00 a.m. PST Monday low located southwest of Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Monday low 998 mb located over northwestern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:13 AM PST 25 January 2015 A warm front over Northern Vancouver Island will move over the
Central Coast this evening. Strong to gale force southerlies over
southern waters will continue today and gradually ease this evening.
The associated low centre will approach Explorer tonight and move
over Northern Explorer by Monday afternoon. Strong to gale force
southeasterlies ahead of the low will shift to strong to gale force
northwesterly in its wake.
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