Issued 04:00 AM PDT 15 May 2021
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northerly outflow 5 to 15 knots becoming light early this morning then increasing to southerly inflow 10 to 20 near noon. Wind diminishing to light near midnight then increasing to northerly outflow 15 to 25 late overnight. Wind diminishing to light Sunday morning then increasing to southerly inflow 10 to 20 near noon Sunday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 06:57 AM PDT 15 May 2021
'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 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 15 May 2021 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over the
Central Coast to Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:48 AM PDT 15 May 2021 A ridge of high pressure is quasi-stationary over Explorer and Queen
Charlotte Sound. Ahead of the ridge, gale force northwesterlies will
redevelop over West Coast Vancouver Island South this evening. The
gales will gradually ease to strong northwesterly overnight.
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