West Coast Vancouver Island South
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 13 May 2021
Today Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light except northwest 15 to 25 knots northwest of Estevan Point. Wind becoming northwest 10 to 20 this afternoon except northwest 30 northwest of Estevan Point tonight and Friday. Wind becoming northwest 15 to 25 Friday afternoon except northwest 30 to 35 northwest of Estevan Point.
Fog patches dissipating early this afternoon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island SouthIssued 10:30 AM PDT 13 May 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 10:30 AM PDT 13 May 2021 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Friday ridge located from the Central Coast
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:18 AM PDT 13 May 2021 A ridge of high pressure in a northeast to southwest line over Haida
Gwaii will stall today. The ridge will slowly move eastward on Friday
and lie over the Central Coast by Friday afternoon. Ahead of the
ridge, gale force northwesterlies will develop through Johnstone
Strait and over west coast Vancouver Island Friday afternoon.
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