West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 10:30 AM PST 08 December 2019
Today Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northerly 10 to 20 knots becoming southeast 10 to 15 late this afternoon then increasing to southeast 15 to 25 this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 30 to 40 Monday morning.
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Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 10:30 AM PST 08 December 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 10:30 AM PST 8 December 2019 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located west of the offshore
By 10:00 p.m. PST Monday frontal system located on a line
northwest-southeast over western Haida Gwaii.
At 10:30 a.m. PST today departing ridge located on a line
north-south over northern Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:26 AM PST 8 December 2019 A frontal system will approach the offshore waters late this
afternoon. Gale force southerly winds will develop over the offshore
waters tonight then spread to the northern and central coastal waters
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