West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 24 July 2017
Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots except northwest 25 to 35 south of the Brooks Peninsula tonight and Tuesday morning and northwest 20 to 30 south of the Brooks Peninsula Tuesday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 9:30 PM PDT 24 July 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 24 July 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Tuesday ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight flat low located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday low 1010 mb located over Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:33 PM PDT 24 July 2017 A ridge of high pressure will remain over the offshore waters
tonight. Ahead of the ridge, moderate to strong northwesterly winds
will prevail over the South Coast except marginal gales over West
Coast Vancouver Island South of the Brooks Peninsula and northwest
Of Estevan Point.
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