West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 19 September 2021
Today Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots backing to southwest 15 this evening then increasing to southeast 20 to 30 late overnight. Wind becoming southeast 25 to 35 early Monday morning.
Showers. Risk of thunderstorms this afternoon and this evening.
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Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 10:30 AM PDT 19 September 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 10:30 AM PDT 19 September 2021 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located over western Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday ridge located over the South Coast.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Monday frontal system located from Hecate Strait
to the Central Coast then to Cape Scott.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:15 AM PDT 19 September 2021 A frontal system will move into Bowie this evening from the west. The
front will progress across the northern and central waters on Monday.
Gale force southeast winds will develop along the front. In the wake
of the front, the winds will shift to strong to gale force
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