Alerts for: Haida Gwaii

Warnings

12:57 AM PDT Friday 18 April 2014
Wind warning in effect for:

  • Haida Gwaii

Strong winds - evening Friday to late morning Saturday.

Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring.

A deepening area of low pressure will cause very strong winds to develop this evening over Haida Gwaii.
The winds are expected to ease gradually starting late Saturday morning when the low begins to weaken.

Damage to buildings, such as to roof shingles and windows, may occur. Loose objects may be tossed by the wind and cause injury or damage. Avoid wooded areas to prevent injury from falling trees or branches. Campers should move to sturdy shelters.

Wind warnings are issued when there is a significant risk of damaging 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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