West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 13 October 2019
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light near midnight then increasing to southeast 15 early Monday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 25 late Monday morning and to southeast 35 early Monday afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 40 to 45 Monday evening.
Rain Monday afternoon and evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 4:00 PM PDT 13 October 2019
'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 PDT 13 October 2019 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over northern Vancouver Island.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight approaching frontal system located west
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:56 PM PDT 13 October 2019 A strong frontal system will approach the offshore waters this
evening and move eastward to lie over Haida Gwaii early Monday
evening. The front then continues its journey crossing the Central
Coast early Tuesday afternoon.
Gale to storm force southeasterlies will develop ahead of the front
over northern and central waters on Monday morning and reach northern
sections of west coast Vancouver Island Monday evening. Gale force
winds will continue down the rest of Vancouver Island on Tuesday.
A second low pressure system will quickly move into outer waters
early Tuesday morning bringing gale force southerly winds.
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