West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern half
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 28 April 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday
Storm warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southeast 15 to 20 knots early this evening and to southeast 25 to 35 near midnight. Wind increasing to southeast 40 to 50 late overnight then becoming southwest 35 to 45 Saturday morning.
Rain at times heavy beginning after midnight changing to rain early Saturday morning then to chance of showers Saturday. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.
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Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern halfIssued 10:30 AM PDT 28 April 2017
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 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 10:30 AM PDT 28 April 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today building ridge located over northern
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Queen Charlotte Sound.
At 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight intensifying low 1003 mb located west
By 11:00 a.m. PDT Saturday low 991 mb located over eastern Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:17 AM PDT 28 April 2017 A developing low will approach Bowie overnight then track across
Eastern Bowie Saturday morning to reach Haida Gwaii in the afternoon.
Winds will increase to gale to storm force southeast over the north
and central waters ahead of the low.
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