West Coast Vancouver Island North

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 01 July 2015

Tonight and Thursday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots except northwest 30 to 40 south of the Brooks Peninsula.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 01 July 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 01 July 2015
Friday Wind north 30 to 40 knots.
Saturday Wind north 30 to 40 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 30 to 40 knots.

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Gale warning in effect

West Coast Vancouver Island North

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 01 July 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 1 July 2015 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over western Queen Charlotte Sound.
By noon PDT Thursday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over southern Bowie.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight weakening cold front located over eastern
Bowie.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Thursday dissipating cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 1 July 2015 A ridge of high pressure will remain off Vancouver Island for the
next few days. Consequently, gale force northwesterly winds will
prevail south of the Brooks Peninsula and through Johnstone Strait.

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