Issued 09:30 PM PDT 23 September 2017
Tonight and Sunday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light near midnight then increasing to southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 near noon Sunday except southwesterly inflow 20 to 25 over northern sections.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 9:30 PM PDT 23 September 2017
'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 9:30 PM PDT 23 September 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Sunday ridge located on a line north-south over
At 11:00 a.m. PDT Sunday low located west of Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT Sunday low located over Bowie.
At 11:00 a.m. PDT Sunday cold front from low located west of Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT Sunday cold front from low located on a line
north-south over Queen Charlotte Sound.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:09 PM PDT 23 September 2017 A ridge of high pressure over Queen Charlotte Sound will shift to the
southeast and lie over Vancouver Island by Sunday morning. A low
pressure system from the Pacific will move into offshore waters
Sunday afternoon. The associated cold front will advance towards the
northern and central waters Sunday night. Ahead of the front, strong
to gale force southerly winds will develop. Winds will shift to
strong to moderate westerly winds in the wake of the front.
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- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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