Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 May 2023
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southerly inflow 5 to 15 knots becoming southerly inflow 15 early this afternoon except southerly inflow 25 to 30 over northern sections. Wind diminishing to light near midnight then becoming southerly inflow 10 to 15 Tuesday morning. Wind becoming southerly inflow 15 Tuesday afternoon except southerly inflow 25 over northern sections.
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Strong wind warning in effect
Howe SoundIssued 04:00 AM PDT 29 May 2023
'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 29 May 2023 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located from Explorer
to Hecate Strait.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday trough located over Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:48 AM PDT 29 May 2023 A ridge from Explorer to Hecate Strait will produce northwesterly
gale force winds through Juan de Fuca Strait late this afternoon and
Gale force northwesterly winds will develop along West Vancouver
Island this afternoon.
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
- 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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