Issued 09:30 PM PDT 30 July 2021
Tonight and Saturday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to northerly outflow 10 to 20 knots late overnight then diminishing to light Saturday morning. Wind becoming southerly inflow 5 to 15 early Saturday afternoon except southwesterly inflow 25 over northern sections.
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Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 9:30 PM PDT 30 July 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 9:30 PM PDT 30 July 2021 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Queen Charlotte Sound.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low located southwest of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Saturday low located west of Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:08 PM PDT 30 July 2021 A ridge of high pressure west of Vancouver Island and strong daytime
heating over the BC Interior are producing strong to gale force
inflow winds through Juan de Fuca and strong to gale force
northwesterly winds through Johnstone Strait again this evening.
Winds are forecast to ease overnight.
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
- 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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