West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 06 October 2015
Tonight and Wednesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 late overnight.
Periods of rain beginning near midnight.
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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 06 October 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 9:30 PM PDT 6 October 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary low located west of the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:16 PM PDT 6 October 2015 A large deepening low pressure system will remain west of the
Of effshore waters this week. A series of disturbances rotating
around the low will bring gale force southeasterly winds to most BC
waters Wednesday and Wednesday night.
These disturbances will continue to develop and rotate around the
system this week. Gale to storm force southerly winds are expected
through Sunday as these disturbances move across BC waters.
Pacific - South Coast Area
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
- Haro Strait
- Hecate Strait
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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