Explorer - northwestern half
Issued 04:00 AM PST 18 January 2021
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 15 to 25 knots increasing to south 25 to 35 near noon then becoming northwest 25 Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing to north 15 Tuesday evening.
Rain overnight and Tuesday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Explorer - northwestern halfIssued 04:00 AM PST 18 January 2021
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PST 18 January 2021 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PST today ridge located on a line north-south over
Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 4:00 a.m. PST today ridge located over northern Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 a.m. PST today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located on a line north-south
over western Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:32 AM PST 18 January 2021 A frontal system currently over Bowie will approach the North Coast
today. Gale to storm force southeasterlies have developed
Over Bowie, and will spread the northern waters this afternoon. In
the its wake, strong to gale force westerlies will develop tonight.
Pacific - North Coast Area
- Bowie - northern half
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
- Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
- Douglas Channel
- Explorer - northwestern half
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- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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