Queen Charlotte Sound
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 09 April 2020
Tonight and Friday.
Wind northerly 15 to 25 knots backing to northwest 25 to 30 Friday afternoon.
Showers this evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PDT 9 April 2020 Tonight and Friday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located over northern Bowie.
By midnight PDT Friday ridge located over the offshore waters.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary trough located over the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:11 PM PDT 9 April 2020 A quasi-stationary trough will develop along the mainland coast
tonight and sharpen on Friday. The trough combined with an offshore
ridge will generate widespread strong northwest winds over most
waters except gale force off the coast of West Vancouver Island.
These winds will persist until Saturday morning.
In addition, a brief but strong push through Johnstone Strait Friday
night will result in marginal gale force northwesterlies through
The strait. Winds will ease by early Saturday morning.
Pacific - North Coast Area
- Bowie - northern half
- Bowie - southern half
- 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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