June 5, 2020

Port Alberni and West Coast Schools Closed – Tsunami Advisory

  • Vancouver Island Inland Sections Forecast - No watches or warnings in effect.

    Forecast Issued 05:13 AM PDT Friday 05 June 2020 - Friday: Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers. High 21. UV index 6 or high. Friday night: Cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers changing to 70 percent chance of showers near midnight. Low 9. Saturday: Mainly cloudy with 70 percent chance of showers. High 15. UV index 5 or moderate. Saturday night: Cloudy periods with 70 percent chance of showers. Low 6. Sunday: Sunny. High 21. Sunday night: Clear. Low 10. Monday: Sunny. High 16. Monday night: Rain. Low 9. Tuesday: Rain. High 17. Tuesday night: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Low 11. Wednesday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 18. Wednesday night: Cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers. Low 12. Thursday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 20.

UPDATE: 9:57AM Advisory remains in effect. The Peak Reporting that eyewitness at Catalyst paper is watching water moving unusually… emptying from flats and coming back in quickly. Small waves moving up Somass river

UPDATE: 9:21AM Advisory remains in effect.

More info coming. Tune into The Peak for more information 93.3.

DO NOT GO TO HARBOUR QUAY OR ON ANY OTHER BEACHES MARINAS OR HARBOURS.

All persons near water should move away from it.

http://www.pep.bc.ca/

People in Port Alberni should be prepared to move to higher ground AT ANY TIME. If the Sirens sound. You should leave IMMEDIATELY for higher ground.

http://wcatwc.arh.noaa.gov/models/models1.html

Heights are in Metres.

———————————————— BC/AK Border
LAN Langara 0.43 [lpbc]
x White Point 0.65
———————————————— N. Tip Vancouver Is.
NVI Cape Scott 0.72
x Matlahaw Point 0.91
TOF Tofino 1.08 [tfbc]

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