Explorer - southeastern half
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 May 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Wind light increasing to south 10 to 20 knots early this morning then backing to southeast 20 to 25 late this afternoon. Wind veering to southwest 10 to 20 near noon Wednesday.
A few showers changing to rain early this evening and ending Wednesday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PDT 30 May 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
central Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary trough located over BC
At 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight deepening low located west of the
By 8:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday low located over southwestern Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:16 AM PDT 30 May 2017 A ridge of high pressure over the Explorer region is producing strong
to gale force westerly winds through Juan de Fuca Strait which will
ease this morning.
A low pressure system will reach the Southwestern Explorer region
late tonight. As the low approaches, southeast winds will rise to
strong to gale force across central waters tonight.
Pacific - South Coast Area
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
- Haro Strait
- Hecate Strait
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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