West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 04:00 PM PST 21 January 2018
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots becoming southeast 25 to 35 Monday evening.
Showers. Risk of thunderstorms late this afternoon and this evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 4:00 PM PST 21 January 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 PM PST 21 January 2018 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary low 990 mb located over
the Gulf of Alaska.
At 4:00 p.m. PST Monday approaching low located southwest of
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:52 PM PST 21 January 2018 A low pressure system over the Gulf of Alaska will remain nearly
stationary tonight. Strong to marginal gale force westerlies will
prevail over most northern and central waters through Monday.
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