West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 31 May 2016
Tonight and Wednesday
Wind south 15 to 20 knots veering to westerly 5 to 15 near midnight then backing to southerly 15 near noon Wednesday. Wind increasing to southerly 15 to 25 Wednesday evening.
Chance of showers this evening. A few showers Wednesday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PDT 31 May 2016 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located over Queen Charlotte
By 2:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday dissipating frontal system located over
At 2:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday frontal system located off the offshore
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday frontal system located over Queen
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:52 PM PDT 31 May 2016 A frontal system moving through the northern waters today is giving
marginal gale force southeast winds to Hecate Strait and East Dixon.
This system will weaken later this evening.
The next frontal system will move into the offshore waters tomorrow
afternoon and eventually spread marginal gale force winds to the
central waters by late evening.
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
- 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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