Queen Charlotte Sound - eastern half
Issued 09:30 PM PST 21 January 2020
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southerly 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 Wednesday morning and to southeast 45 Wednesday afternoon.
Rain Wednesday afternoon and evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Queen Charlotte Sound - eastern halfIssued 9:30 PM PST 21 January 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 PST 21 January 2020 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight trough located over the South Coast.
At 4:00 a.m. PST Wednesday frontal system located off Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Wednesday frontal system located from Haida Gwaii
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:19 PM PST 21 January 2020 A trough over the South Coast will move inland tonight. Strong
southerlies over the South Coast will ease overnight as the trough
A frontal system will move across the offshore waters Wednesday
morning and lie across Queen Charlotte Sound by the afternoon.
Ahead of the front, gale to storm force southeasterlies will develop
over the offshore and central waters Wednesday morning, then spread
to northern and southern waters in the afternoon.
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