Issued 04:00 PM PDT 09 August 2020
Tonight and Monday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southerly inflow 10 knots except southerly inflow 20 over northern sections. Wind becoming light this evening then becoming northerly outflow 5 to 15 early Monday morning. Wind becoming southerly inflow 10 near noon Monday except southerly inflow 20 over northern sections. Wind becoming light Monday evening.
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Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 4:00 PM PDT 09 August 2020
'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 PM PDT 9 August 2020 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing cold front located over the
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today building ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Explorer.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Monday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over southern Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:58 PM PDT 9 August 2020 Gale force westerlies over Northern Bowie will ease to strong
westerlies this evening as a deep low pressure system exits the Gulf
Gale force northwesterlies will develop west of Vancouver Island
south of the Brooks Peninsula late Monday in response to a ridge of
high pressure rotating through the area.
Pacific - South Coast Area
- 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
- 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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