West Coast Vancouver Island South
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 23 October 2021
Tonight and Sunday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots increasing to southeast 30 to 40 near midnight and to southeast 40 to 50 late overnight. Wind backing to east 50 to 60 early Sunday morning then veering to southeast 40 to 50 late Sunday morning.
Rain Sunday. Risk of thunderstorms Sunday morning and afternoon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island SouthIssued 9:30 PM PDT 23 October 2021
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 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 9:30 PM PDT 23 October 2021 Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located southwest of
By 11:00 a.m. PDT Sunday frontal system located west of Vancouver
At 4:00 p.m. PDT Sunday low 950 mb located southwest of Explorer.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Sunday low 957 mb located over southwestern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:17 PM PDT 23 October 2021 A strong front associated with an exceptionally deep low pressure
system will produce gale to storm force easterly winds over the
southern offshore waters tonight. Winds will rise to storm to
hurricane force southeasterly on Sunday. Through the inner South
Coast winds will rise to gale force southeasterly Sunday.
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