Issued 04:00 AM PDT 03 August 2021
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 10 to 20 near midnight. Wind diminishing to light Wednesday morning then becoming northwest 5 to 15 Wednesday afternoon.
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Warnings (In effect)
Johnstone StraitIssued 04:00 AM PDT 03 August 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 3 August 2021 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over northern
At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary frontal system located
over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:49 AM PDT 3 August 2021 A ridge of high pressure over Northern Vancouver Island and strong
daytime heating over the BC Interior are producing strong to gale
force inflow winds through Juan de Fuca Strait every day in the late
afternoon and evening. Winds then ease to moderate to strong by early
A stalled front over Haida Gwaii will produce strong to gale force
southerly winds over the northern waters today and Wednesday.
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