Queen Charlotte Sound - western half
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 16 September 2019
Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots diminishing to northwesterly 20 late this evening then backing to west 15 late overnight. Wind diminishing to light Tuesday morning then increasing to northeast 5 to 15 late Tuesday afternoon. Wind backing to northwest 20 Tuesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Queen Charlotte Sound - western halfIssued 9:30 PM PDT 16 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 9:30 PM PDT 16 September 2019 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located on a line
north-south over Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday frontal system located on a line
northwest-southeast over northern Vancouver Island.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:31 PM PDT 16 September 2019 A Pacific low system over Haida Gwaii will move onto the North Coast
tonight. Southerly gales over northern and central waters will spread
to southern waters tonight. Localized storm force winds can be
expected over Hecate Strait and West Vancouver Island North this
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