Explorer - northwestern half
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 21 September 2020
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots backing to southwest 10 to 20 early this afternoon then increasing to south 20 to 30 early this evening. Wind increasing to south 30 to 40 after midnight and to southeast 45 to 50 Tuesday afternoon except southwest 20 to 30 over western sections. Wind diminishing to southwest 25 Tuesday evening.
Showers this morning. Rain Tuesday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Explorer - northwestern halfIssued 10:30 AM PDT 21 September 2020
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 21 September 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday intensifying frontal system located west
of Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:24 AM PDT 21 September 2020 A Pacific frontal system will approach Bowie later today and Haida
Gwaii on Tuesday. Ahead of the system, winds will rise to gale force
southeasterly over Bowie this evening and over the northern waters
Tuesday morning and the central waters Tuesday afternoon.
As the system approaches Haida Gwaii and intensifies, winds will rise
to storm force southeasterlies over most northern and central waters
late Tuesday. Winds will ease to moderate to strong southerly over
Bowie Tuesday evening in the wake of the system.
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