Issued 10:30 AM PDT 03 August 2021
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northerly outflow 5 to 15 knots becoming southerly inflow 5 to 15 near noon except southwesterly inflow 20 over northern sections. Wind diminishing to light near midnight then becoming southerly inflow 5 to 15 near noon Wednesday except southwesterly inflow 20 over northern sections.
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Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 10:30 AM PDT 03 August 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 10:30 AM PDT 3 August 2021 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over northern
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary low located over
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today frontal system located over Haida Gwaii.
By 8:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday frontal system located over McInnes
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:22 AM PDT 3 August 2021 A ridge of high pressure over Northern Vancouver Island and strong
daytime heating over the BC Interior are producing strong to gale
force inflow winds through Juan de Fuca Strait every day in the late
afternoon and evening. Winds then ease to moderate to strong by early
A stalled front over Haida Gwaii will produce strong to gale force
southerly winds over the northern waters today and early Wednesday,
then push onto the Central Coast Wednesday evening.
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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