Issued 04:00 AM PDT 26 April 2015
Today Tonight and Monday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northerly outflow 10 to 15 knots increasing to northerly outflow 15 to 25 early this morning then diminishing to light late this morning. Wind becoming southerly inflow 10 this afternoon except southerly inflow 20 over northern sections. Wind becoming light near midnight then becoming southerly inflow 10 near noon Monday except southerly inflow 20 over northern sections.
A few showers beginning late this afternoon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 04:00 AM PDT 26 April 2015
'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 AM PDT 26 April 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low 978 mb located over the Gulf of Alaska.
By 7:00 a.m. PDT today intensifying cold front located over
At 1:00 p.m. PDT today cold front located over Prince Rupert.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT today weakening cold front located near Cape Scott.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:58 AM PDT 26 April 2015 A low in the Gulf of Alaska of 977 MB will weaken gradually. A
leadingcold front crossing Haida Gwaii this morning will pass
Onshore near Prince Rupert early this afternoon. The southern
Extent of the front will cross Cape Scott in the early evening.
Ahead of the front, gale to storm force southeasterly winds will
spread to BC coastal waters then will shift to strong southwesterlies
behind the front this evening.
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