Issued 04:00 PM PST 04 December 2022
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeasterly outflow 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northeasterly outflow 15 to 25 late overnight then becoming northeasterly outflow 10 to 20 Monday evening.
Risk of freezing spray late this afternoon and tonight.
Temperatures near minus 5.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Douglas ChannelIssued 4:00 PM PST 04 December 2022
'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 PST 4 December 2022 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
At 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary high located west of Bowie.
At 10:00 p.m. PST tonight quasi-stationary trough located west of
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:04 PM PST 4 December 2022 Strong to gale force northerly winds are expected tonight west of
Haida Gwaii as a ridge of high pressure builds over the Gulf Of
An Arctic ridge of high pressure will remain over the British
Columbia Interior creating gale force northeasterly outflow winds
through the mainland inlets along the North and Central Coasts.
Winds are expected to weaken late overnight or Monday morning.
Pacific - North Coast Area
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
- Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
- Douglas Channel
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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