Queen Charlotte Strait
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 15 July 2018
Tonight and Monday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 late this evening and to light late overnight. Wind increasing to northwest 15 to 25 Monday afternoon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Queen Charlotte StraitIssued 4:00 PM PDT 15 July 2018
'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 4:00 PM PDT 15 July 2018 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Bowie.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today weakening low 1006 mb located over the
northern Gulf of Alaska.
At 5:00 p.m. PDT Monday approaching trough located west of the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:51 PM PDT 15 July 2018 A ridge of high pressure will remain nearly stationary along a
northeast to southwest line across Haida Gwaii. Moderate to strong
northwesterlies will continue to prevail south of the ridge with
local gales expected off the northwestern coast of Vancouver Island
and through Johnstone Strait.
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