Issued 09:30 PM PDT 15 October 2019
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots diminishing to southeast 15 to 25 near noon Wednesday then increasing to southeast 25 to 35 Wednesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Johnstone StraitIssued 9:30 PM PDT 15 October 2019
'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 9:30 PM PDT 15 October 2019 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary frontal system located
on a line north-south over central Vancouver Island.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located over Explorer.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Wednesday departing frontal system located on
a line north-south over central Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday low located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday low located west of Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:12 PM PDT 15 October 2019 A frontal system stretching over Vancouver Island will remain
stationary tonight. Strong to gale force southeasterly winds will
prevail the inner South Coast waters tonight.
A trough near Haida Gwaii will depart the area this evening. The
trough will generate strong to gale force southerly
Winds to most northern waters this evening.
Another front will cross the offshore waters this evening and
approach the northern and central mainland coasts overnight then move
through the South Coast on Wednesday. Gale force southeast winds will
be generated by the front.
On Wednesday, another frontal system will cross into central and
northern waters bringing southerly gales.
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