West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 04:00 PM PST 24 January 2015
Tonight and Sunday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots diminishing to southeast 20 to 30 late this evening except southeast 35 near the headlands Sunday.
Rain ending Sunday evening. Fog patches.
There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 4:00 PM PST 24 January 2015
'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 4:00 PM PST 24 January 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. PST today departing low 978 mb located over northern
At 4:00 p.m. PST today cold front located over the Central Coast
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight quasi-stationary cold front located over
Cape Scott extending southwestward.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:36 PM PST 24 January 2015 A low pressure centre over Northern Bowie will continue tracking
towards the Alaskan Panhandle tonight. Gale to storm force
southwesterlies over central and northern waters will gradually ease
to moderate to strong tonight.
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