West Coast Vancouver Island North

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 30 January 2015

Tonight and Saturday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southerly 10 to 20 knots becoming variable 5 to 15 this evening then becoming southeast 5 to 15 Saturday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 15 to 25 Saturday afternoon and to southeast 30 to 40 Saturday evening.

Chance of showers late this afternoon and this evening. Rain beginning early Saturday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 30 January 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 30 January 2015
Sunday Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 25 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind southerly 10 to 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots.

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Gale warning in effect

West Coast Vancouver Island North

Issued 4:00 PM PST 30 January 2015

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 PST 30 January 2015 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PST Saturday frontal system located off Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Saturday frontal system located on a line
north-south over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:54 PM PST 30 January 2015 An approaching frontal system over the Pacific Ocean will track
across Bowie on Saturday. Ahead of the front, gale force
southeasterlies will develop over the offshore waters Saturday
morning and spread to northern waters in the afternoon.

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