West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 30 July 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 20 to 30 knots except northwest 30 to 40 south of the Brooks Peninsula. Wind becoming northwest 20 to 25 near midnight then diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday afternoon except northwest 25 south of the Brooks Peninsula.
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Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 10:30 AM PDT 30 July 2016
'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 10:30 AM PDT 30 July 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
the offshore waters.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:25 AM PDT 30 July 2016 An offshore ridge of high pressure will weaken tonight
Strong to gale force northwesterly winds over Southern BC waters
Will ease to moderate to strong on Sunday.
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