West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 01 August 2021
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots except northwest 25 to 35 south of the Brooks Peninsula late this afternoon and tonight and northwest 25 to 35 south of the Brooks Peninsula Monday late in the day.
Fog banks forming near midnight and dissipating near noon Monday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 4:00 PM PDT 01 August 2021
'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 PM PDT 1 August 2021 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Haida Gwaii.
At 1:00 p.m. PDT Monday approaching frontal system located southwest
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:48 PM PDT 1 August 2021 A ridge of high pressure west of Vancouver Island and strong daytime
heating over the BC Interior are producing strong to gale force
inflow winds through Juan de Fuca and strong to gale force
northwesterly winds through Johnstone Strait every day in the
Late afternoon and evening. Winds then ease to moderate to strong by
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