Issued 10:30 AM PST 18 January 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots diminishing to southeast 10 to 20 early this evening and to light early Thursday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 10 to 20 Thursday evening.
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Warnings (In effect)
Johnstone StraitIssued 10:30 AM PST 18 January 2017
'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 10:30 AM PST 18 January 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PST today low 967 mb located over northern Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight departing low located over the Alaska
At 10:30 a.m. PST today trough located over southern Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today trough located over northern Vancouver
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:25 AM PST 18 January 2017 A low pressure centre over Northern Bowie will move northward to lie
over the Alaska Panhandle this evening.
Gale force southeasterlies over the northern waters will ease by
This afternoon as the low departs.
A trough of low pressure approaching Vancouver Island today will
maintain gale force southerly winds across the southern waters.
These winds will ease to strong winds by early this evening as the
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