Queen Charlotte Strait
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 29 April 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southwest 20 early this evening and to northwest 10 to 15 Sunday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Sunday evening.
Rain changing to chance of showers this evening then to a few showers near midnight and ending early Sunday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Queen Charlotte StraitIssued 10:30 AM PDT 29 April 2017
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 29 April 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday By 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today low 997 mb located over Bowie.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT today low 997 mb located over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:21 AM PDT 29 April 2017 A low over Bowie will move across Haida Gwaii this evening then reach
the North Coast overnight. Gale to storm force southeasterlies over
the north and central waters will shift to strong to gale force
westerly in the wake of the low.
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