Howe Sound


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 24 March 2019

Tonight and Monday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to northerly outflow 5 to 15 knots near midnight and to northerly outflow 15 to 25 early Monday morning. Wind diminishing to light early Monday afternoon.

Periods of rain beginning Monday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 24 March 2019
Tuesday Wind southerly inflow 10 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind northerly outflow 5 to 15 knots.
Thursday Wind northerly outflow 15 to 25 knots diminishing to light.

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Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Howe Sound

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 24 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 24 March 2019 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing low located west of Explorer.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday approaching low located south of Explorer.

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