Queen Charlotte Strait
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 31 August 2016
Tonight and Thursday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots diminishing to southeast 5 to 15 late Thursday morning then becoming light Thursday afternoon.
Periods of rain. Risk of thunderstorms late this afternoon and this evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Queen Charlotte StraitIssued 4:00 PM PDT 31 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 31 August 2016 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today low 1008 mb located west of Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Thursday trough located from Queen Charlotte
Sound to Explorer.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over eastern Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight dissipating trough located from Hecate
Strait to the Central Coast.
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