Explorer - southeastern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 28 May 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind westerly 15 to 25 knots veering to northwest 10 to 20 this evening then becoming northwest 10 Sunday morning.

Chance of showers today tonight and Sunday morning.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 28 May 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 28 May 2016
Monday Wind light increasing to southeast 15 to 25 knots in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots becoming north 15 to 25 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind light becoming southwest 10 knots.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 28 May 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today trough located west of Vancouver Island.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT today weakening trough located over the South

At noon PDT Sunday building ridge located west of Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:45 AM PDT 28 May 2016 A trough of low pressure will move across Vancouver Island this
morning bringing strong to gale force southeasterly winds to the
South Coast. Winds are expected to ease this evening as the trough

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