West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half
Issued 04:26 AM PST 04 February 2023
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 30 early this afternoon then becoming northwest 25 to 35 early this evening. Wind diminishing to west 15 late overnight then increasing to south 15 to 25 Sunday morning. Wind increasing to south 35 Sunday evening.
Rain ending this evening. Rain Sunday. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.
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Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern halfIssued 04:26 AM PST 04 February 2023
'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 AM PST 4 February 2023 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. PST today frontal system located from Cape St. James
By 4:00 a.m. PST Sunday frontal system located over Vancouver
By 4:00 a.m. PST Sunday approaching ridge located over Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:45 AM PST 4 February 2023 A frontal system over Explorer will track eastward today and tonight,
producing widespread gales from Dixon east to Explorer. Winds will
strengthen further to storm force later this morning from Hecate
Strait to West Vancouver Island.
Northwesterly gales will spread from west to east in the wake of the
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