West Coast Haida Gwaii
Issued 04:00 PM PST 25 February 2018
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 30 to 40 knots diminishing to northwest 20 to 30 this evening then becoming southwest 25 to 35 Monday morning. Wind veering to northwest 25 to 35 Monday afternoon.
West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern halfIssued 04:00 PM PST 25 February 2018
West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern halfIssued 04:00 PM PST 25 February 2018
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Haida GwaiiIssued 4:00 PM PST 25 February 2018
'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 4:00 PM PST 25 February 2018 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PST today building ridge located west of the offshore
By 4:00 a.m. PST Monday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
At 4:00 a.m. PST Monday cold front located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Monday cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:58 PM PST 25 February 2018 A ridge of high pressure offshore has generated gale force
northwesterlies through most BC waters. These winds will weaken to
strong to gale force this evening.
Another cold front will approach Bowie Monday morning. The front
Will move southeastward to Haida Gwaii Monday afternoon. Southerly
gales will develop over the northern waters on Monday ahead of the
front. Westerly or northwesterly gales will prevail in its wake.
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