Issued 10:30 AM PDT 26 March 2023
Today Tonight and Monday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light becoming southerly inflow 10 to 15 knots near noon then diminishing to light this evening. Wind increasing to northerly outflow 10 to 20 late overnight then diminishing to light near noon Monday. Wind increasing to northerly outflow 20 Monday evening.
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 26 March 2023
Tuesday Wind northerly outflow 30 to 40 knots diminishing to northerly outflow 15 to 25 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northerly outflow 20 to 30 knots diminishing to light.
Thursday Wind northerly outflow 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light.
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Warnings (In effect)
Strong wind warning in effect
Howe SoundIssued 10:30 AM PDT 26 March 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 10:30 AM PDT 26 March 2023 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today low 1018 mb located west of Cape St. James.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Monday departing low 1016 mb located southwest
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Monday building ridge located over BC interior.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:18 AM PDT 26 March 2023 A Pacific low west of cape St. James this morning will move
Southward to lie over Central Explorer this evening and then out of
the region overnight. Easterly gales will develop over southern
Bowie and Northern Explorer this evening in the wake of the low.
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