Queen Charlotte Strait
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 27 May 2016
Tonight and Saturday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southeast 15 to 25 knots late overnight then diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 Saturday afternoon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Queen Charlotte StraitIssued 9:30 PM PDT 27 May 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 9:30 PM PDT 27 May 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight trough located on a line north-south over
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Saturday trough located on a line north-south
over Vancouver Island.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:26 PM PDT 27 May 2016 A trough will move across Vancouver Island Saturday bringing strong
to gale force southeasterly winds to South Coast. Winds are expected
to ease Saturday evening as the trough weakens.
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