Alerts for: East Vancouver Island


4:00 AM PDT Saturday 21 October 2017
Wind warning in effect for:

  • East Vancouver Island - Courtenay to Campbell River
  • East Vancouver Island - Nanoose Bay to Fanny Bay

Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring.

Strong, gusty winds are possible this morning.

Another fall storm will bring strong winds to portions of the inner South Coast today. Winds will start to pick up through Puget Sound and Haro Strait early this morning then through Georgia Strait shortly thereafter.

Exposed coastal sections of Eastern Vancouver Island can expect southeasterly winds reaching 70 km/h gusting to 90 throughout much of the day.

High winds may toss loose objects or cause tree branches to break.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to or tweet reports using #BCStorm.


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