Issued 04:00 PM PDT 30 August 2016
Tonight and Wednesday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southerly inflow 5 to 15 knots except southerly inflow 25 over northern sections. Wind diminishing to light late this evening then becoming southerly inflow 5 to 15 near noon Wednesday except southerly inflow 20 over northern sections.
A few showers beginning this evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 4:00 PM PDT 30 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 30 August 2016 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary low located over Bowie.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today cold front located on a line north-south
over Vancouver Island.
By 2:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday weakening cold front located on a line
north-south over southern Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday trough located over Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over Queen Charlotte Sound.
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
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
- 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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