Issued 04:00 AM PDT 26 August 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southwest 5 to 15 knots late this afternoon except southwest 20 over southern sections. Wind becoming southwest 15 to 25 Saturday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Haro StraitIssued 04:00 AM PDT 26 August 2016
'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 4:00 AM PDT 26 August 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located west of the offshore waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today weakening ridge located west of the offshore
At 7:00 p.m. PDT Saturday low located over Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:51 AM PDT 26 August 2016 A ridge of high pressure will remain nearly stationary west of the
offshore waters through today. Strong to gale force
Northwesterly winds will prevail mostly over central and northern
The ridge will weaken on Saturday as a low drifts into Bowie from the
northwest. This shift in the pattern will also end the strong to
gale force northwesterly flow across the region.
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