Explorer - southeastern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 October 2016

Today Tonight and Monday

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southwest 20 knots increasing to southeast 30 late this morning and to southeast 30 to 40 after midnight. Wind increasing to southeast 40 to 50 Monday morning.

A few showers changing to rain overnight.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 October 2016
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 3 metres building to 3 to 4 after midnight and to 6 to 8 Monday morning. Seas building to 7 to 10 Monday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 October 2016
Tuesday Wind southwesterly 30 to 40 knots.
Wednesday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.
Thursday Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots.

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Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Explorer - southeastern half

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 October 2016

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 23 October 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low 993 mb located 30 miles south of Cape
St. James.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT today low 993 mb located 100 miles west of Langara.

At 8:00 p.m. PDT Monday low 973 mb located over southwestern

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:44 AM PDT 23 October 2016 A low just south of Cape St James will track northward
Reaching Langara Island this afternoon.
Winds will rise to gale to storm force east to southeast to
50 knots near the low.

A stronger low moving northward will lie over Southwestern Explorer
Monday evening.
Winds will rise to storm force east to southeast ahead of the low.

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