Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 October 2017

Tonight and Wednesday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind west 15 knots backing to south 20 early this evening then increasing to southeast 40 late this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 55 after midnight then diminishing to southeast 40 Wednesday morning.

Rain beginning late this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 October 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 near midnight and to 4 to 6 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 4 early Wednesday afternoon then building to 5 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 October 2017
Thursday Wind south 25 to 35 knots becoming west 20 to 30 in the morning.
Friday Wind west 15 knots backing to south 15.
Saturday Wind southeast 35 knots diminishing to south 25 late in the day.

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Warnings

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Storm warning in effect

Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 17 October 2017

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 17 October 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located west of the offshore
waters.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday frontal system located on a line
north-south over Hecate Strait.

At 5:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:43 PM PDT 17 October 2017 A frontal system is approaching the northern and central waters from
offshore this evening. This system will cross the north and central
coasts on Wednesday morning. Winds will rise quickly to storm force
southeasterlies ahead of the system tonight. Winds will veer to
southwest gales in its wake.

Gale to local storm force southeasterlies will also develop over the
South Coast overnight into Wednesday morning as the system
approaches. As the system moves inland late Wednesday, winds will
become strong south or southwesterlies in its wake.

Seas will build to near 6 metres over the northern and central waters
tonight, and to near 9 metres over the offshore waters Wednesday
evening.

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