Explorer - southeastern half
Issued 04:00 AM PST 06 March 2021
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 20 knots increasing to south 30 to 40 late this morning then diminishing to west 15 this evening. Wind increasing to southwest 15 to 25 late overnight then backing to south 20 to 30 Sunday morning.
Showers changing to rain this afternoon then to showers near midnight.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Explorer - southeastern halfIssued 05:52 AM PST 06 March 2021
'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 AM PST 6 March 2021 Today Tonight and Sunday By 4:00 a.m. PST today dissipating trough located over the Lower
At 4:00 a.m. PST today frontal system located off Bowie.
By 6:00 p.m. PST tonight frontal system located over Haida Gwaii
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:13 AM PST 6 March 2021 A front currently over the offshore waters will reach Haida Gwaii
late this afternoon.
Southeast gales have developed over the offshore waters. The winds
will then spread across most marine waters this afternoon as the
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
- Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance
- Queen Charlotte Sound - eastern half
- Queen Charlotte Sound - western half
- Queen Charlotte Strait
- Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
- Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
- West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern half
- West Coast Vancouver Island North
- West Coast Vancouver Island South
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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