Issued 04:00 AM PDT 25 July 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northerly outflow 5 to 15 knots becoming southerly inflow 10 to 20 near noon then diminishing to light near midnight. Wind increasing to southerly inflow 10 to 20 near noon Tuesday except southwesterly inflow 25 over northern sections.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 04:00 AM PDT 25 July 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 AM PDT 25 July 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over western Queen Charlotte Sound.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:48 AM PDT 25 July 2016 A ridge building over the Central Coast today and tomorrow will bring
strong to gale force northwesterlies over southern sections of the
marine region. Winds will rise to marginal gales over Juan de Fuca
strait this afternoon through tonight, and over west coast Vancouver
Island and Johnstone Strait late Tuesday afternoon.
Pacific - South Coast Area
- 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
- 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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