West Coast Vancouver Island South
Issued 09:30 PM PST 25 February 2024
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots becoming northwest 30 to 40 late Monday afternoon.
Showers ending overnight. Risk of thunderstorms late this evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
West Coast Vancouver Island SouthIssued 9:30 PM PST 25 February 2024
'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 PST 25 February 2024 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the North Coast.
By 10:30 a.m. PST Monday trough located on a line north-south over
the Central Coast.
At 4:00 p.m. PST Monday ridge located west of Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PST Monday ridge located over northwestern Explorer.
At 4:00 a.m. PST Tuesday trough located on a line north-south
By 4:00 p.m. PST Tuesday trough located on a line north-south over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:33 PM PST 25 February 2024 A trough along the North Coast will keep the gale force
northwesterlies over northern, central, and offshore waters tonight
and Monday. Westerly gales through Juan de Fuca Strait will diminish
A ridge of high pressure will build over Bowie on Monday afternoon.
This will support another round of northwesterly gales southwest
Of Tofino and Southern Strait of Georgia. Westerly gales are expected
through Juan de Fuca Strait.
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