Queen Charlotte Sound
Issued 09:30 PM PST 22 January 2018
Tonight and Tuesday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots increasing to southeast 45 to 55 late overnight then veering to south 40 to 50 late Tuesday morning except southwest 25 over northwestern sections. Wind becoming southwest 35 to 45 Tuesday afternoon then diminishing to south 20 to 30 Tuesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Queen Charlotte SoundIssued 9:30 PM PST 22 January 2018
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 PST 22 January 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low 990 mb located southwest of Explorer.
By 9:30 p.m. PST Tuesday low 984 mb located over central Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:11 PM PST 22 January 2018 A developing low pressure system will reach Explorer late tonight
And then move into Southeastern Bowie early Tuesday afternoon. The
system will bring gale to storm force southeast winds over most
waters by Tuesday morning. Hurricane force southeast winds will
Occur near the headlands of West Vancouver Island North late
overnight and Tuesday morning.
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