West Coast Vancouver Island South
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 19 August 2019
Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 15 knots early Tuesday morning except southeast 20 northwest of Estevan Point. Wind becoming southeast 15 to 25 late Tuesday afternoon except southeast 35 northwest of Estevan Point. Wind becoming southeast 25 to 35 Tuesday evening.
Rain beginning early Tuesday 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 PDT 19 August 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 19 August 2019 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over western Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday trough located on a line north-south over
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:18 PM PDT 19 August 2019 A trough of low pressure off Haida Gwaii will swing northward
Toward Prince Rupert tonight. Ahead of the trough, strong to
Gale force southerlies will develop over central and northern waters
tonight and increase to gale to storm force on Tuesday.
In the wake of the trough the winds will shift to strong to gale
force northerlies Tuesday morning.
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