Queen Charlotte Sound - western half
Issued 04:00 AM PST 18 December 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots increasing to southwest 35 to 45 early this evening then diminishing to westerly 15 to 25 near midnight. Wind diminishing to west 5 to 15 near noon Wednesday.
Periods of rain ending after midnight with a risk of thunderstorms. Showers Wednesday morning and showers beginning Wednesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Queen Charlotte Sound - western halfIssued 04:00 AM PST 18 December 2018
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PST 18 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PST today low located over northern Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today low located over the southern Alaska
Marine Weather StatementIssued 4:05 AM PST 18 December 2018 A low over Northern Bowie is moving towards the Alaskan Panhandle
today. Gale force southwesterly winds will veer to westerly or
northwesterly gales today across northern and central waters.
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