Explorer - southeastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 26 May 2016

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots except northwest 30 over southeastern sections today and this evening. Wind becoming westerly 15 to 25 Friday afternoon.

Chance of showers.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 26 May 2016
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 26 May 2016
Saturday Wind westerly 15 to 25 knots.
Sunday Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Monday Wind south 15 to 25 knots increasing to south 25 to 30.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 26 May 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located west of the
offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:47 AM PDT 26 May 2016 A ridge of high pressure west of the offshore waters will remain
quasi-stationary today through Friday.

Moderate to strong northwesterlies or westerlies will prevail over
most marine waters today through Friday. Winds through Johnstone and
Juan de Fuca straits, and off the west coast of Vancouver Island will
rise to gale force this afternoon. Winds will ease on Friday as the
ridge of high pressure weakens.

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