Queen Charlotte Sound
Issued 09:30 PM PST 26 January 2020
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots backing to southeast 15 to 25 early Monday morning then increasing to southeasterly 30 to 40 early Monday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Queen Charlotte SoundIssued 10:09 PM PST 26 January 2020
'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 9:30 PM PST 26 January 2020 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight departing low located north of Haida Gwaii.
At 10:30 a.m. PST Monday frontal system located southeast of
By 9:30 p.m. PST Monday frontal system located on a line
northwest-southeast over Cape Scott.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:17 PM PST 26 January 2020 A low pressure centre just north of Haida Gwaii will move into
The Alaskan Panhandle this evening. Strong to gale force westerly
winds over extreme northern waters will ease after midnight as the
system moves inland.
The next frontal system will approach Explorer from the southeast on
Monday. Widespread gale force southeasterlies are expected ahead of
the front Monday afternoon and evening. Gale to storm force
southeasterlies will occur near the West Vancouver Island headlands
late afternoon and evening.
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