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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 03 May 2016

Tonight and Wednesday

Wind west 10 to 15 knots veering to northwest 10 to 15 early Wednesday morning except southwest 10 to 15 over western sections. Wind becoming northwest 10 to 20 early Wednesday evening except light over western sections.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 03 May 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 03 May 2016
Thursday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.

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Map of Pacific - South Coast marine weather areas Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal South Nomad - 46036 Sentry Shoal - 46131 South Brooks - 46132 Halibut Bank - 46146 South Moresby - 46147 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 La Perouse Bank - 46206 East Dellwood - 46207 Discovery Island Esquimalt Harbour Kelp Reefs Malahat Race Rocks Lightstation Saturna Island Sheringham Point University of Victoria Victoria Gonzales Victoria Int'l Airport Ballenas Islands Campbell River Airport Comox Airport Entrance Island Fanny Island Nanaimo Airport Port Hardy Airport Sisters Islets Estevan Point Sartine Island Solander Island Tofino Airport Grief Point Powell River Airport Sechelt Cape St.James Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Herbert Island Point Atkinson Sand Heads Lightstation Vancouver Harbour Vancouver Int'l Airport West Vancouver Port Alberni Howe Sound - Pam Rocks Squamish Airport
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 3 May 2016 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight building ridge located on a line
north-south over Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday ridge located over the Alaska panhandle
extending southward.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:27 PM PDT 3 May 2016 A ridge of high pressure over Queen Charlotte Sound will continue to
bring strong to gale force westerly or northwesterly winds through
Juan de Fuca strait, Johnstone Strait and West Coast Vancouver Island
South tonight and Wednesday.

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