Issued 04:00 PM PDT 28 March 2017
Tonight and Wednesday
Wind southwesterly inflow 5 to 15 knots becoming light this evening then becoming southwesterly inflow 15 early Wednesday afternoon.
A few showers.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PDT 28 March 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary frontal system located on
a line northeast-southwest over Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday low located over southern Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday departing low located over BC interior.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:55 PM PDT 28 March 2017 A nearly stationary front over Vancouver Island is producing strong
to gale force southeast winds over the Northern Strait of Georgia.
Winds will drop below gale force this evening.
A low will approach the southern waters Wednesday morning and move
across Vancouver Island Wednesday afternoon. Winds over the southern
waters will rise to strong to gale force southeasterlies early
Wednesday and veer to strong to gale force northwesterlies in the
wake of the low.
Pacific - North Coast Area
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
- Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
- Douglas Channel
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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