West Coast Vancouver Island South
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 June 2021
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots except southeast 5 to 15 near the coast south of Tofino. Wind becoming northwest 15 to 25 early Wednesday morning except southeast 10 to 20 near the coast south of Estevan Point. Wind increasing to northwest 25 to 35 Wednesday afternoon except northwest 10 to 20 near the coast south of Tofino.
Fog patches dissipating Wednesday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island SouthIssued 4:00 PM PDT 22 June 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PDT 22 June 2021 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday ridge located from Haida Gwaii to
At 10:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday approaching frontal system located
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:40 PM PDT 22 June 2021 A ridge of high pressure over the offshore waters will give strong to
gale force northwest winds over the west coast of Vancouver Island
and in Johnstone Strait through Wednesday.
Strong to gale force westerly winds are expected through Juan de
Fuca Strait this evening. Strong westerlies are expected on
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