Queen Charlotte Sound - eastern half
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 26 September 2020
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind westerly 20 knots veering to northwest 15 near noon then diminishing to light early this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 20 to 30 after midnight and to southeast 35 to 45 Sunday morning. Wind becoming southeast 40 to 50 near noon Sunday then diminishing to south 25 to 35 Sunday evening.
Showers ending near noon with a risk of thunderstorms. Rain overnight and Sunday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Queen Charlotte Sound - eastern halfIssued 04:00 AM PDT 26 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 4:00 AM PDT 26 September 2020 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located west of the offshore waters.
By 10:00 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today intensifying frontal system located west
of the offshore waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Sunday frontal system located from Hecate Strait
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:45 AM PDT 26 September 2020 An intense Pacific frontal system will approach the offshore waters
from the west this evening and reach the North Coast Sunday
afternoon. Southeast gale to storm force winds will develop ahead of
this system over the northern waters tonight and over the central
waters Sunday. In the wake of the system, winds will shift to strong
to gale force southwesterlies except storm force over Northern Bowie.
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