West Coast Vancouver Island North

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 03 July 2015

Today Tonight and Saturday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 20 to 30 knots except northwest 35 south of the Brooks Peninsula.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 03 July 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 03 July 2015
Sunday Wind northwest 30 to 40 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 25.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots.

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Gale warning in effect

West Coast Vancouver Island North

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 03 July 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 AM PDT 3 July 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:58 AM PDT 3 July 2015 A ridge of high pressure will remain over offshore waters for the
next few days. Consequently, strong to gale force northwesterly winds
will persist west of Vancouver Island, over Southern Explorer, and
through Johnstone Strait. Gale force winds will develop Saturday
afternoon across the central waters as the ridge strengthens.

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