Issued 09:30 PM PDT 04 August 2021
Tonight and Thursday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light becoming northerly outflow 5 to 15 knots after midnight then diminishing to light Thursday morning. Wind increasing to southerly inflow 10 to 20 near noon Thursday except southwesterly inflow 25 over northern sections.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Howe SoundIssued 9:30 PM PDT 04 August 2021
'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 4 August 2021 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located over northern Vancouver
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Thursday weakening ridge located over southern
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located over Hecate Strait.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Thursday weakening frontal system located over
Cape Scott extending southwestward.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 1004 mb located over northwestern
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Thursday low 1007 mb located over northern Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:20 PM PDT 4 August 2021 A ridge of high pressure over Northern Vancouver Island and strong
daytime heating over the BC Interior are producing strong to gale
force inflow winds through Juan de Fuca Strait every day in the late
afternoon and evening. Winds will then ease to moderate to strong by
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