Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 April 2021
Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light except south 15 to 20 knots over northern sections. Wind becoming northerly outflow 15 to 25 late this evening then increasing to northerly outflow 25 to 35 late overnight. Wind diminishing to northerly outflow 10 to 20 early Sunday morning and to light near noon Sunday except south 15 over northern sections Sunday afternoon. Wind increasing to northerly outflow 30 to 40 Sunday evening.
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Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 4:00 PM PDT 17 April 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 17 April 2021 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Haida Gwaii.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:48 PM PDT 17 April 2021 A ridge of high pressure over the BC Interior will strengthen and
produce near gale force northerly outflow winds through coastal
inlets tonight and continue through Sunday morning.
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