Explorer - southeastern half
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 16 October 2019
Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind westerly 35 knots increasing to west 40 Thursday morning then diminishing to west 20 to 30 Thursday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Explorer - southeastern halfIssued 9:30 PM PDT 16 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 9:30 PM PDT 16 October 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located from the Central
Coast to Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Thursday departing frontal system located over
southern Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Thursday trough located west of the offshore
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Thursday trough located from Hecate Strait to
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:09 PM PDT 16 October 2019 A front stretching from the Central Coast to Explorer will move
across the inner South Coast midday Thursday. Gale force southeast
winds ahead of the front will shift to strong to gale force
westerlies in its wake.
On Thursday, an intense trough will cross into most marine waters
bringing strong to gale force southerlies. Gale to storm force
westerlies are expected in its wake.
Pacific - South Coast Area
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
- Haro Strait
- Hecate Strait - southern half
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
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- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
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