Howe Sound

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 March 2019

Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southerly inflow 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light this evening then increasing to northerly outflow 5 to 15 near midnight. Wind increasing to northerly outflow 15 to 25 late overnight then becoming northerly outflow 10 to 20 Wednesday afternoon.

Showers late this afternoon and this evening. Risk of thunderstorms late this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 March 2019
Thursday Wind northerly outflow 15 to 25 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Friday Wind northerly outflow 10 to 15 knots becoming southerly inflow 10 to 15.
Saturday Wind northerly outflow 10 to 15 knots becoming southerly inflow 10 to 15.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Howe Sound

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 26 March 2019

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 26 March 2019 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Haida Gwaii.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight departing trough located on a line
north-south over western Bowie.

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