West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 03 October 2022
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northerly 10 to 20 knots except southeast 10 to 20 south of the Brooks Peninsula. Wind becoming southeast 10 to 20 early this afternoon then becoming southeast 15 to 25 late overnight except southeast 25 to 35 near the headlands Tuesday.
Periods of drizzle overnight and Tuesday morning. Rain Tuesday afternoon and evening. Fog patches forming this evening and dissipating Tuesday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 10:30 AM PDT 03 October 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 10:30 AM PDT 3 October 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located over Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating ridge located over Haida Gwaii
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight trough located west of Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over Queen Charlotte Sound.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:24 AM PDT 3 October 2022 On Tuesday, a trough will approach the central and northern waters in
the morning. Through the day, southeast strong to gale force winds
will develop from waters near Haida Gwaii, to Queen Charlotte Sound,
to the west coast of Northern Vancouver Island.
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