Issued 09:30 PM PDT 01 July 2015
Tonight and Thursday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to northerly outflow 10 to 20 knots late overnight then diminishing to light Thursday morning. Wind becoming southerly inflow 10 to 15 near noon Thursday except southerly inflow 20 over northern sections. Wind diminishing to light Thursday evening.
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Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 9:30 PM PDT 01 July 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 9:30 PM PDT 1 July 2015 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over western Queen Charlotte Sound.
By noon PDT Thursday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over southern Bowie.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight weakening cold front located over eastern
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Thursday dissipating cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:30 PM PDT 1 July 2015 A ridge of high pressure will remain off Vancouver Island for the
next few days. Consequently, gale force northwesterly winds will
prevail south of the Brooks Peninsula and through Johnstone Strait.
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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