Lake of the Woods


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 23 July 2016

Tonight and Sunday

Strong wind warning in effect. Squall watch in effect.

Wind northeast 10 knots with gusts to 35 near thunderstorms. Wind becoming southeast 15 this evening then becoming west 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to west 20 Sunday morning then veering to northwest 20 Sunday evening.

A few showers ending late overnight with a risk of thunderstorms. Chance of showers Sunday afternoon with a risk of thunderstorms.

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Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Lake of the Woods

Issued 5:00 PM EDT 23 July 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.

Watches (In effect)

Squall watch in effect

Lake of the Woods

Issued 3:35 PM EDT 23 July 2016 Conditions are favourable for the development of squalls with wind gusts up to 35 knots, frequent lightning and poor to very poor visibility in thunderstorms heavy at times.

Mariners are advised to prepare for potential squalls. Vulnerable vessels are most at risk and should seek safe harbour if underway.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. For more information monitor Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.


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