Issued 09:30 PM PDT 25 July 2017
Tonight and Wednesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light becoming northerly outflow 5 to 15 knots late overnight then diminishing to light Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to southerly inflow 10 to 20 near noon Wednesday except southerly inflow 20 to 25 over northern sections.
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Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 9:30 PM PDT 25 July 2017
'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 9:30 PM PDT 25 July 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located from the
Central Coast to Explorer.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 1010 mb located over northern Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday low 1012 mb located near Langara.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:24 PM PDT 25 July 2017 A ridge of high pressure will remain on a line from the Central Coast
to Southern Explorer. Ahead of the ridge, gale force westerlies
through the Central Juan de Fuca Strait will ease overnight and
redevelop Wednesday afternoon.
Pacific - South Coast Area
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
- Haro Strait
- Hecate Strait - southern half
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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