Johnstone Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 30 April 2017

Tonight and Monday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots diminishing to light early this evening.

Chance of showers changing to rain late overnight and ending near noon Monday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 30 April 2017
Tuesday Wind light increasing to southeast 15 to 25 knots in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Thursday Wind southeast 5 to 15 knots.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Johnstone Strait

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 30 April 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 30 April 2017 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located over Explorer.
By 11:00 a.m. PDT Monday weakening ridge located on a line
north-south over the Mainland Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:24 AM PDT 30 April 2017 A low over the North Coast will continue to dissipate.
Gale force westerlies over the southern tip of Haida Gwaii will
diminish to moderate to strong westerlies late this morning.

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