Issued 04:00 AM PST 29 January 2023
Today Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northerly outflow 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northerly outflow 15 to 25 near noon and to northerly outflow 5 to 15 near noon Monday.
Scattered flurries Monday evening.
Temperatures plus 1 falling to minus 1 overnight.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 04:00 AM PST 29 January 2023
'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 PST 29 January 2023 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. PST today ridge located over BC interior.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today weakening ridge located over BC interior.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Monday approaching frontal system located west
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:41 AM PST 29 January 2023 A strong ridge of high pressure will continue to lie over the British
Columbia Interior today. Gale to storm force outflow winds will ease
to strong to gale force this morning. Outflow winds will diminish
further late in the day as the high over the interior eventually
merges with a ridge offshore to become a broad area of high pressure
over the marine district.
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- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
- Haro Strait
- Hecate Strait - southern half
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
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- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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