Issued 10:30 AM PDT 26 March 2015
Today Tonight and Friday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southeast 15 to 20 this afternoon then increasing to southeast 20 to 30 Friday morning. Wind becoming northwest 20 to 25 Friday evening.
Rain changing to a few showers early this evening then to rain early Friday morning and ending Friday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Johnstone StraitIssued 10:30 AM PDT 26 March 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 10:30 AM PDT 26 March 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Central Coast.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Friday departing cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Lower Mainland.
At 5:00 a.m. PDT Friday building ridge located west of Explorer.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Friday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:20 AM PDT 26 March 2015 A nearly stationary cold front extending from the Central Coast
southwestward over the Pacific will finally begin push southward
Friday morning. In its wake a ridge will build towards Haida Gwaii
Strong to gale force southeast winds over central waters will shift
to northwest late Friday as the front passes.
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
- 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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