Queen Charlotte Sound - western half
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 15 May 2022
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots increasing to southwest 25 to 35 early Monday morning then diminishing to southwest 15 to 25 early Monday afternoon.
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Warnings (In effect)
Queen Charlotte Sound - western halfIssued 9:30 PM PDT 15 May 2022
'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 15 May 2022 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight trough located on a line north-south
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday departing trough located over the Lower
At 10:00 p.m. PDT tonight trough located west of the offshore
By 10:00 a.m. PDT Monday trough located from Bowie to Queen
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:25 PM PDT 15 May 2022 A trough will move into Explorer then into central and northern
waters through Monday morning. Strong to gale force southerlies will
develop ahead of the trough.
Meanwhile a ridge of high pressure over west coast Vancouver Island
will result in gale force inflow winds through east entrance of Juan
de Fuca Strait Monday afternoon.
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