Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 October 2016
Today Tonight and Friday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northerly outflow 10 to 15 knots increasing to southerly inflow 20 to 30 early this morning then diminishing to light late this morning. Wind increasing to northerly outflow 10 to 15 this evening and to northerly outflow 20 late overnight.
Periods of rain ending Friday afternoon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 04:00 AM PDT 27 October 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 27 October 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today weakening low 994 mb located over Cape Scott.
By 10:00 a.m. PDT today dissipating low 1000 mb located over the
At 10:00 p.m. PDT tonight trough located off the offshore waters.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:46 AM PDT 27 October 2016 A 994 MB low near Cape Scott will dissipate this morning as it
departs northeastward. Gale force cyclonic winds will occur early
this morning near the low. A trough of low pressure will move into
the offshore waters tonight. Winds will rise to strong to gale force
southeast off Vancouver Island tonight ahead of the trough.
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