Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 20 April 2018

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots becoming westerly 35 to 45 after midnight then diminishing to westerly 25 to 35 late overnight. Wind diminishing to southwest 10 to 20 early Saturday morning.

Periods of rain ending Saturday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 20 April 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 near noon Saturday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 20 April 2018
Sunday Wind southerly 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Monday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind north 10 to 20 knots.

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Pacific - North Coast marine weather areas Middle Nomad - 46004 South Nomad - 46036 Dixon Entrance Central - 46145 South Moresby - 46147 Nanakwa Shoal - 46181 North Hecate Strait - 46183 North Nomad - 46184 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 West Dixon Entrance - 46205 East Dellwood - 46207 West Moresby - 46208 Sartine Island Cape St.James Kindakun Rocks Langara Island Masset Municipal Airport Rose Spit Sandspit Airport Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Cumshewa Island Grey Islet Holland Rock Lucy Islands Lightstation Prince Rupert Airport Bonilla Island
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 20 April 2018

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 20 April 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over central Vancouver Island.
By 7:00 p.m. PDT tonight weakening ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over the Lower Mainland.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over Haida Gwaii.

At midnight PDT tonight frontal system located from Hecate Strait
to the Washington Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:42 AM PDT 20 April 2018 A frontal system currently lying over Haida Gwaii will pivot around
Haida Gwaii today and lie northwest-southeast over Queen Charlotte
Sound by this evening. The frontal system will slide eastwards
through Vancouver Island tonight and into the BC Interior by early
Saturday morning.

Widespread strong to gale force southerlies will continue ahead of
the front.

Strong to gale force westerlies will develop in the wake of the
frontal system this evening and overnight then ease to generally
moderate westerly winds Saturday.

Pacific - North Coast Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: