Issued 04:00 AM PDT 17 September 2019
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots becoming southeast 25 this morning then diminishing to southeast 10 to 15 near noon. Wind diminishing to light late this afternoon then becoming northwest 15 Wednesday afternoon.
Showers ending overnight.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Johnstone StraitIssued 04:00 AM PDT 17 September 2019
'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 PDT 17 September 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over central Vancouver Island.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT today departing frontal system located over the
At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low located off Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing low located over southern Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:49 AM PDT 17 September 2019 A frontal system over the South Coast will exit the region this
morning. Ahead of the front, southeast gales over the South Coast
will ease this morning.
The associated low centre off Haida Gwaii will move southwards today
and track south of Explorer tonight. Gales around the low over
northern waters will ease this morning.
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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