Howe Sound

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 20 April 2015

Tonight and Tuesday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light becoming northerly outflow 5 to 15 knots late overnight then becoming light Tuesday morning. Wind increasing to southerly inflow 15 to 25 near noon Tuesday.

Showers beginning Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 20 April 2015
Wednesday Wind southerly inflow 10 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind light increasing to southerly inflow 10 to 20 knots.
Friday Wind light increasing to southerly inflow 10 to 20 knots.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Howe Sound

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 20 April 2015

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 20 April 2015 Tonight and Tuesday By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight weakening cold front located over the
North Coast.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday building ridge located west of the
offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:27 PM PDT 20 April 2015 A ridge of high pressure will build west of the offshore waters
tonight and Tuesday. Ahead of the ridge, strong to gale force
northwesterly winds will develop over most central and southern
waters early Tuesday and will persist through Tuesday night.

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