West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 15 September 2019
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northerly 5 to 15 knots becoming light late overnight then increasing to south 10 to 20 late Monday morning. Wind increasing to south 20 to 30 Monday afternoon then becoming southeast 25 to 35 early Monday evening except southeast 40 near the headlands.
Showers ending late overnight. Rain beginning late Monday afternoon.
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Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island NorthIssued 9:30 PM PDT 15 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 15 September 2019 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 1006 mb located over southern Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday dissipating low 1007 mb located south
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday frontal system located off Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Monday frontal system located off Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:03 PM PDT 15 September 2019 A frontal system off Bowie early Monday morning will intensify as it
moves eastward during the day Monday. It will approach Haida Gwaii
Monday afternoon. Southerly winds ahead of the front will rise to
strong to gale force over northern and central waters as the front
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