Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 21 October 2016

Tonight and Saturday

Wind westerly 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southerly 5 to 15 Saturday morning then increasing to southeast 15 to 25 Saturday afternoon.



Issued 04:00 PM PDT 21 October 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 21 October 2016
Sunday Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots becoming easterly 20 to 30 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind northerly 30 to 40 knots.
Tuesday Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots.

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Gale warning ended


Issued 4:00 PM PDT 21 October 2016

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 21 October 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing low 990 mb located north of Bowie.

At 5:00 p.m. PDT Saturday low 998 mb located over southwestern
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Sunday low 994 mb located over northern Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:52 PM PDT 21 October 2016 A trough of low pressure will move quickly across central
BC waters tonight giving a chance of gale force southeasterlies
To 35 knots to the Central Coast.

A low will move northward across Explorer Saturday night.
Winds will rise to gale force southeast over southern waters
Ahead of the low late Saturday.

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