Howe Sound: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 28 July 2014 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
northern Vancouver Island.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south over
Queen Charlotte Sound.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight cold front located over western Queen
Charlotte Sound.
By 10:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday weakening cold front located over the
Mainland Coast.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:18 PM PDT 28 July 2014 A front over the Western Queen Charlotte Sound will move across
Haida Gwaii tonight. Ahead of the system strong to gale force south
or southeast winds over central offshore waters and near Haida Gwaii
will ease tonight or early Tuesday as the front reaches the mainland
coast.

Strong to gale force westerlies will persist near the east entrance
of Juan de Fuca strait this evening before diminishing to strong
overnight.