Alerts for: North Vancouver Island

Warnings

4:44 AM PST Friday 19 December 2014
Wind warning in effect for:

  • North Vancouver Island

Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring.

An intense Pacific frontal system will move onto the coast tonight. Consequently, winds over exposed coastal sections will increase to southeast 90 km/h by midnight. Winds will diminish early Saturday morning in the wake of the front.

Damage to buildings, such as to roof shingles and windows, may occur. High winds may toss loose objects or cause tree branches to break. Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions due to high winds.

Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required. Please monitor local media or Weatheradio. Email reports of severe weather to pacificstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet with the hashtag #BCStorm.

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