Explorer - southeastern half
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 27 July 2017
Tonight and Friday.
Wind northwesterly 15 knots backing to southwest 15 early Friday afternoon then to southerly 15 to 20 early Friday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PDT 27 July 2017 Tonight and Friday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located from the
Central Coast to Explorer.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT Friday approaching low located off Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:23 PM PDT 27 July 2017 A ridge of high pressure over Queen Charlotte Sound will remain
stationary on a line from the Central Coast to Southern Explorer
tonight and Friday. Ahead of the ridge, strong westerlies through
Juan de Fuca Strait and Johnstone Strait will ease overnight.
An approaching low will lie off Bowie by late Friday afternoon.
Ahead of the low, gale force southeasterlies will develop over the
offshore waters Friday afternoon.
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 - southern half
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
- 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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