Queen Charlotte Sound - western half
Issued 04:00 AM PST 29 November 2020
Today Tonight and Monday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 40 to 50 knots diminishing to south 30 to 40 near noon then becoming northwest 25 to 35 this evening. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 Monday morning then backing to southwest 15 to 25 near noon Monday. Wind increasing to southwest 25 to 35 Monday evening.
Rain ending Monday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Queen Charlotte Sound - western halfIssued 04:00 AM PST 29 November 2020
'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 4:00 AM PST 29 November 2020 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. PST today frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Monday departing frontal system located on a line
north-south over Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 p.m. PST Monday approaching frontal system located west
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:50 AM PST 29 November 2020 A frontal system will remain on a line northeast-southwest over Bowie
today. The system will move southeastward to Hecate Strait this
evening then reach Vancouver Island by Monday morning. Gale to storm
force southerly winds over northern and central waters ahead of the
front will spread to southern waters this afternoon. Winds will
become strong to gale force northwesterlies in the wake of the front.
Another frontal system will approach northern offshore waters Monday
afternoon. Ahead of the system, gale to storm force southerly winds
will develop over northern and central waters Monday afternoon and
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- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
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