Issued 04:00 PM PDT 25 August 2016
Tonight and Friday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southerly inflow 5 to 15 knots except southwesterly inflow 20 over northern sections. Wind becoming northerly outflow 20 near midnight then diminishing to southerly inflow 5 to 15 near noon Friday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 4:00 PM PDT 25 August 2016
'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 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 25 August 2016 Tonight and Friday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located west of the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:54 PM PDT 25 August 2016 A ridge of high pressure will remain nearly stationary west of the
offshore waters tonight through Friday. Strong to gale force
northwesterly winds will prevail mostly over central and northern
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