Issued 10:30 AM PDT 28 May 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southerly inflow 15 to 25 knots this afternoon then diminishing to northeasterly outflow 5 to 15 near midnight. Wind becoming southwesterly inflow 5 to 15 near noon Sunday except southwesterly inflow 15 to 20 over northern sections.
Rain at times heavy ending this evening.
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Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 10:30 AM PDT 28 May 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 10:30 AM PDT 28 May 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today trough from 1013 mb low located near Tofino.
By 2:00 a.m. PDT Sunday departing trough located over the Lower
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today building ridge located 480 miles southwest
of the Outer Coast.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Sunday building ridge located from Haida Gwaii
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:29 AM PDT 28 May 2016 A trough of low pressure will move through the South Coast today.
The system will bring moderate to strong winds to most southern
waters with southeast gales forecast over the Strait of Georgia.
Winds are expected to ease this evening as the trough weakens and
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