Queen Charlotte Sound
Issued 04:00 AM PST 14 December 2019
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 5 to 15 knots becoming light this morning then increasing to southeast 10 to 20 overnight. Wind increasing to southeast 25 Sunday afternoon and to southeast 35 Sunday evening.
Rain Sunday late in the day.
Queen Charlotte Sound - eastern half
Queen Charlotte Sound - western half
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Queen Charlotte SoundIssued 04:00 AM PST 14 December 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 PST 14 December 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
At 4:00 a.m. PST today low located west of the offshore waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Sunday warm front from low located on a line
northwest-southeast over Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:49 AM PST 14 December 2019 A frontal system over the offshore waters will gradually approach the
North Coast. Ahead of the system, winds will rise to gale
Force southeasterly over the northern and central waters on Sunday.
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