West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern half
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 29 March 2017
Tonight and Thursday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots diminishing to westerly 5 to 15 near midnight then increasing to south 15 to 25 late Thursday morning. Wind increasing to south 25 to 35 Thursday afternoon and to south 40 to 45 Thursday evening.
A few showers ending early Thursday morning. Rain beginning early Thursday evening.
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Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern halfIssued 9:30 PM PDT 29 March 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 PDT 29 March 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 11:00 a.m. PDT Thursday cold front located over 53N 146W
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Thursday cold front located over Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:15 PM PDT 29 March 2017 Strong to gale force westerlies in the wake of a passing low
Will persist over central and eastern sections of Juan de Fuca
On Thursday morning, a new cold front will approach the offshore
waters. The cold front will lie over Bowie by late Thursday evening.
Ahead of the front winds will rise to gale to storm force
southeasterlies over offshore and northern waters.
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