Explorer - northwestern half
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 27 September 2020
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 25 late this evening except light over northern sections late this evening and overnight and east 15 to 25 over northern sections Monday morning and afternoon. Wind becoming southerly 15 to 25 late Monday afternoon.
Periods of rain.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Explorer - northwestern halfIssued 9:30 PM PDT 27 September 2020
'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 9:30 PM PDT 27 September 2020 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over central Vancouver Island.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located over eastern Queen
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Monday dissipating frontal system located over
the Central Coast.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:26 PM PDT 27 September 2020 A Pacific frontal system over East Queen Charlotte Sound will move
eastward to lie over the Central Coast overnight tonight. Ahead of
the front, gale to storm force southeasterly winds will continue over
central coastal waters through overnight. In the wake of the system,
winds will shift to strong to gale force southwesterlies except storm
force over Northern Bowie. The winds will ease on Monday morning as
the system weakens.
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- Dixon Entrance East
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- Explorer - northwestern half
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