Explorer - southeastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 29 March 2017

Tonight and Thursday

Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots except northwest 30 over southeastern sections overnight and Thursday. Wind becoming west 10 to 15 Thursday afternoon then increasing to south 15 to 25 Thursday evening.

Chance of showers late this evening. Rain beginning Thursday evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 29 March 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 4 metres subsiding to 3 early this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 29 March 2017
Friday Wind south 35 to 45 knots veering to southwest 25 to 35 late in the day.
Saturday Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to westerly 15 to 25.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 29 March 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 11:00 a.m. PDT Thursday cold front located over 53N 146W
extending southeastward.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Thursday cold front located over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:15 PM PDT 29 March 2017 Strong to gale force westerlies in the wake of a passing low
Will persist over central and eastern sections of Juan de Fuca
Strait tonight.

On Thursday morning, a new cold front will approach the offshore
waters. The cold front will lie over Bowie by late Thursday evening.
Ahead of the front winds will rise to gale to storm force
southeasterlies over offshore and northern waters.

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