West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 14 August 2022
Today Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots except southeast 35 near the headlands. Wind becoming southeast 15 to 25 early this evening except southeast 30 near the headlands. Wind becoming southeast 10 to 20 near midnight except southeast 25 near the headlands. Wind becoming southeast 15 to 25 near noon Monday except southeast 30 near the headlands. Wind becoming south 15 Monday evening.
Showers ending near midnight. Periods of drizzle and fog patches beginning overnight and changing to showers Monday afternoon.
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Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 10:30 AM PDT 14 August 2022
'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 14 August 2022 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating trough located over eastern
Queen Charlotte Sound.
At 10:00 a.m. PDT Monday approaching frontal system located west
of the offshore waters.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:48 PM PDT 14 August 2022 Gale force southeast winds over Northwestern Vancouver island will
ease to strong by this evening as the trough over Queen Charlotte
A frontal system will approach the offshore waters late Monday.
Strong to gale force southeasterlies will develop ahead of the system
over Bowie Monday evening.
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