Language selection

Features

My Weather Profile Weather Topics  | 

Johnstone Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 02 March 2021

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 30 this afternoon then becoming southeast 25 to 35 Wednesday morning.

Periods of rain.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 02 March 2021
Thursday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots increasing to southeast 35 to 45 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots.

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Pacific - South Coast marine weather areas South Nomad - 46036 Sentry Shoal - 46131 South Brooks - 46132 Halibut Bank - 46146 South Moresby - 46147 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 La Perouse Bank - 46206 East Dellwood - 46207 Georgia Strait - 46303 English Bay - 46304 Discovery Island Esquimalt Harbour Kelp Reefs Malahat Race Rocks Lightstation Saturna Island Sheringham Point University of Victoria Victoria Gonzales Victoria Int'l Airport Ballenas Islands Campbell River Airport Comox Airport Entrance Island Fanny Island Nanaimo Airport Port Hardy Airport Sisters Islets Estevan Point Port Alberni Sartine Island Solander Island Tofino Airport Grief Point Howe Sound - Pam Rocks Powell River Airport Sechelt Squamish Airport Cape St.James Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Herbert Island Point Atkinson Sand Heads Lightstation Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal Vancouver Int'l Airport Vancouver Harbour West Vancouver
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Johnstone Strait

Issued 08:04 AM PST 02 March 2021

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PST 2 March 2021 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PST today cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today weakening cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.

At 10:30 a.m. PST Wednesday deepening trough located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Wednesday trough located over southern Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:06 AM PST 2 March 2021 A cold front tracking across Queen Charlotte Sound this morning will
slide south to lie over North Vancouver Island this afternoon.
Ahead of the front, southerly gales have developed over the northern
and central waters. In its wake, winds will shift to strong to gale
force westerlies which will ease tonight.

A trough of low pressure will approach the offshore waters on
Wednesday. Ahead of the trough, strong to gale force southwesterly
winds will develop over the central waters and North Vancouver
Island.

Pacific - South Coast Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Features

Need to travel Alberta Highway 93?

Go prepared with Highway 93 forecasts. Highway regions are available in the Alberta text forecast bulletin between Lake Louise and Jasper. (Photo by: Natalie Anderson)

Date modified: