Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 September 2020
Tonight and Thursday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots tonight and Thursday.
Showers with a risk of thunderstorms.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Johnstone StraitIssued 4:00 PM PDT 23 September 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 23 September 2020 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today cold front located on a line north-south
over the South Coast.
By 8:00 p.m. PDT tonight departing cold front located over the
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today low 982 mb located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Thursday weakening low 988 mb located north
At 10:00 p.m. PDT Thursday deepening low 996 mb located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:50 PM PDT 23 September 2020 A cold front over the South Coast will move inland late this
afternoon. A 982 millibar low west of Bowie will move northeastward
to the west of the Alaska Panhandle Thursday.
Strong to gale force southeasterlies east of the front will ease
To moderate to strong southerlies late this afternoon. Strong
southwesterlies offshore will rise to gale force tonight as the low
moves northeastward then ease to moderate to strong Thursday
A developing low is forecast to approach Vancouver Island Thursday
night and Friday morning. Ahead of the low, southeast gales are
forecast to develop over the southern waters Thursday night.
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
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
- 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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