West Coast Vancouver Island South
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 30 August 2015
Tonight and Monday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southwest 20 to 25 late this evening and to southwest 10 to 20 Monday afternoon.
Showers ending Monday afternoon.
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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 30 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 30 August 2015 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight cold front located over northern Vancouver
By 8:00 p.m. PDT Monday cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Vancouver Island.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:34 PM PDT 30 August 2015 A cold front over Northern Vancouver Island this evening will
Move slowly southward tonight and Monday reaching the Victoria
Area Monday evening.
Strong to gale force southeast to southwest winds to 35 knots ahead
of the front will ease slowly tonight as the front weakens slightly.
Strong to gale force westerlies will continue over northern waters.
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