Alerts for: East Vancouver Island

Warnings

11:07 AM PST Saturday 18 November 2017
Wind warning in effect for:

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

Strong winds are expected tonight.

An intense frontal system will move over the South Coast tonight and bring strong southeast winds to the Sunshine Coast and parts of East Vancouver Island. The strongest winds are expected to develop overnight and continue into Sunday morning reaching speeds up to 70 km/h.

The system will gradually move away from the south coast Sunday and result in winds easing through 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 ec.tempetepacifique-pacificstorm.ec@canada.ca or tweet reports using #BCStorm.

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