West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 10:30 AM PST 30 January 2023
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind variable 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 5 to 15 near noon then increasing to southerly 20 to 30 late overnight. Wind becoming southerly 25 to 35 Tuesday morning then becoming southerly 20 to 30 Tuesday afternoon. Wind becoming southerly 25 to 35 Tuesday evening.
Scattered showers beginning near midnight changing to rain Tuesday morning.
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Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 10:30 AM PST 30 January 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 10:30 AM PST 30 January 2023 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:30 a.m. PST today frontal system located over northern Bowie.
By 10:00 p.m. PST tonight departing frontal system located over
the North Coast.
At 4:00 a.m. PST Tuesday frontal system located over Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Tuesday frontal system located from the North
Coast to the Central Coast.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:17 AM PST 30 January 2023 Another frontal system will move from Bowie toward the north and
central coasts on Tuesday. Ahead of the system, gale force
southeasterly winds will develop over eastern sections of the central
and northern waters.
Pacific - North Coast Area
- Bowie - northern half
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
- Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
- Douglas Channel
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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