Issued 04:00 AM PDT 08 October 2015
Today Tonight and Friday
Wind light becoming southeast 5 to 15 knots near noon Friday.
Chance of showers today. Periods of rain beginning Friday 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 8 October 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today weakening frontal system located on a line
north-south over the Central Coast.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight deepening low 980 mb located off Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Friday low 971 mb located over western Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:39 AM PDT 8 October 2015 Stormy conditions will prevail over the next few days as a series of
lows and frontal systems affect the BC coast, with the most intense
storm being forecast for Friday.
Strong to gale force southeasterlies will rise to gale to storm
Force from Northern Vancouver Island northwards this morning, as a
frontal system approaches the coast.
After a brief lull later this afternoon, a deep 970 millibar low
incorporating the remnants of hurricane oho will move northward
through Bowie on Friday morning. Widespread storm to hurricane force
southerlies can be expected from Northern Vancouver Island
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- 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
- 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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