West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 17 September 2019
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 35 knots except southeast 45 to 55 near the headlands. Wind diminishing to west 15 early this morning and to light late this morning. Wind increasing to north 5 to 15 this evening then backing to northwest 20 Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to northwest 25 Wednesday afternoon.
Showers ending this evening.
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Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 04:00 AM PDT 17 September 2019
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 AM PDT 17 September 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over central Vancouver Island.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT today departing frontal system located over the
At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low located off Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing low located over southern Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:49 AM PDT 17 September 2019 A frontal system over the South Coast will exit the region this
morning. Ahead of the front, southeast gales over the South Coast
will ease this morning.
The associated low centre off Haida Gwaii will move southwards today
and track south of Explorer tonight. Gales around the low over
northern waters will ease this morning.
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