West Coast Vancouver Island South
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 02 August 2015
Tonight and Monday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 35 near noon Monday except northwest 15 to 25 near the coast south of Tofino.
Fog patches near the coast tonight and Monday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island SouthIssued 9:30 PM PDT 02 August 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 2 August 2015 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located west of
the offshore waters.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:31 PM PDT 2 August 2015 A ridge of high pressure well offshore will give strong to gale force
northwesterlies off Vancouver Island and through Johnstone Strait
Monday afternoon. Strong to gale force westerlies are also expected
through Juan de Fuca Strait tonight and Monday afternoon and evening.
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