Issued 04:00 AM PDT 17 May 2021
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southerly inflow 10 to 15 knots increasing to southerly inflow 15 to 25 late this morning then diminishing to southerly inflow 10 to 15 Tuesday evening.
Periods of rain beginning early this morning. Risk of thunderstorms overnight and Tuesday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 04:00 AM PDT 17 May 2021
'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 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 May 2021 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over central Vancouver Island.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight departing frontal system located near
At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low located off Explorer.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight departing low located over the Lower
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight building ridge located off the offshore
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:15 PM PDT 16 May 2021 Strong to gale force westerly winds through the central and eastern
sections of Juan de Fuca Strait will ease overnight.
Pacific - South Coast Area
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
- Haro Strait
- Hecate Strait
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- 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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