Queen Charlotte Sound - eastern half
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 17 October 2021
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northerly 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light late this evening then increasing to southeast 5 to 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to southeast 15 to 25 Monday morning and to southeast 25 to 35 Monday afternoon. Wind becoming southeast 30 to 40 early Monday 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 PDT 17 October 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 9:30 PM PDT 17 October 2021 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located over Queen Charlotte Sound.
By noon PDT Monday ridge located on a line north-south over
At 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 8:00 a.m. PDT Monday quasi-stationary frontal system located
on a line north-south over western Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:24 PM PDT 17 October 2021 A strong frontal system will approach Bowie this evening and stall
over Bowie on Monday. Winds over Bowie will increase to southeast
gales early this evening then to storm force overnight.
Southeast gales will spread over west coast Haida Gwaii and
Northwestern Explorer Monday morning and increase to storm force
From Dixon Entrance East to Hecate Strait and West Coast Vancouver
Island North winds will increase to gale force southeast Monday
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