Queen Charlotte Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 30 August 2015

Tonight and Monday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots veering to southerly 10 to 20 late this evening.

Showers ending early Monday morning. Showers beginning Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 30 August 2015
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots veering to southwesterly 10 to 20 in the morning.
Wednesday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Queen Charlotte Strait

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 30 August 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 30 August 2015 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight cold front located over northern Vancouver
Island.
By 8:00 p.m. PDT Monday cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:34 PM PDT 30 August 2015 A cold front over Northern Vancouver Island this evening will
Move slowly southward tonight and Monday reaching the Victoria
Area Monday evening.

Strong to gale force southeast to southwest winds to 35 knots ahead
of the front will ease slowly tonight as the front weakens slightly.
Strong to gale force westerlies will continue over northern waters.

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