Explorer - northwestern half
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 16 September 2019
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots increasing to southerly 25 to 35 near noon then becoming northwesterly 20 to 30 early this evening. Wind northwest 15 to 25 Tuesday.
Showers beginning near noon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Explorer - northwestern halfIssued 04:00 AM PDT 16 September 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 4:00 AM PDT 16 September 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today dissipating low 1007 mb located south
At 4:00 a.m. PDT today frontal system located off Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday frontal system located over northern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:53 AM PDT 16 September 2019 A frontal system off Bowie early this morning will intensify as it
moves eastward during the day today. It will approach Haida Gwaii
this afternoon and North Vancouver Island tonight. Southerly winds
ahead of the front will rise to strong to gale force over northern
and central waters as the front approaches. Southerly winds will rise
to gale to storm force tonight in Hecate Strait.
Winds will rise to strong to gale force southeasterly over southern
waters on Tuesday.
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