Alerts for: Sunshine Coast


10:46 AM PST Tuesday 16 January 2018
Wind warning in effect for:

  • Sunshine Coast - Gibsons to Earls Cove
  • Sunshine Coast - Saltery Bay to Powell River

Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring.

Southeast winds of 70 km/h will develop over exposed coastal sections by Wednesday morning due to an intense Pacific frontal system approaching Vancouver Island. Winds are expected to ease Wednesday evening.

High winds may toss loose objects or cause tree branches to break. Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions due to high winds.

Wind warnings are issued when there is a significant risk of damaging winds.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to or tweet reports using #BCStorm.


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