West Coast Haida Gwaii
Issued 09:30 PM PST 25 February 2017
Tonight and Sunday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind north 30 to 40 knots becoming north 25 to 35 early Sunday morning except north 15 to 25 over northern sections. Wind becoming northwest 25 early Sunday afternoon.
A few showers and chance of flurries ending near midnight.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Haida GwaiiIssued 9:30 PM PST 25 February 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 9:30 PM PST 25 February 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight quasi-stationary high 1045 mb located at
At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight deepening low 1008 mb located over
By 7:00 a.m. PST Sunday departing low 1002 mb located off the
At 7:00 a.m. PST Sunday quasi-stationary trough from low located
from the Washington Coast to the North Coast.
At 10:00 p.m. PST tonight building ridge located over northern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:29 PM PST 25 February 2017 A 1045 millibar high will remain well outside the offshore waters. A
1008 millibar low near Cape Scott will move southeastward along the
coast tonight and will deepen to about 1002 millibars by Sunday
morning as it reaches the Washington coast. A ridge of high pressure
will be building over the Northern BC Interior tonight and will
Widespread northerly gales will prevail over most northern waters
And over most waters off the west coast of Vancouver Island tonight.
On Sunday, winds will gradually ease to below gale force over most
areas. In addition, strong to gale force northeast outflow winds
Will develop through the Northern Mainland inlets tonight.
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