Explorer - northwestern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 23 October 2016

Tonight and Monday

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots increasing to northeast 40 to 50 Monday evening.



Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 October 2016
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 3 metres building to 4 to 6 Monday morning and to 6 to 8 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 October 2016
Tuesday Wind southwesterly 30 to 40 knots.
Wednesday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.
Thursday Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots.

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Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Explorer - northwestern half

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 23 October 2016

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 23 October 2016 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 1000 mb located over northeastern
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday weakening low 1001 mb located over
northwestern Bowie.

At 6:00 p.m. PDT Monday low 975 mb located over southwestern
By 6:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday low 984 mb located over northern Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:21 PM PDT 23 October 2016 A low over Northeastern Bowie will move off to the
West this evening while weakening.

East to southeast gales to 45 knots near the low will ease later
This evening.

A stronger low moving northward will lie over Southwestern Explorer
Monday evening.
Winds will rise to storm force east to southeast ahead of the low.

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