Marine Synopsis for the Pacific waters


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FQCN10 CWVR 181830
Technical marine synopsis for the Pacific waters issued by
Environment Canada at 10:30 a.m. PST Saturday 18 November 2017
for today tonight and Sunday.
The next scheduled synopsis will be issued at 4:00 p.m. PST.

Systems position.
At 10:30 a.m. PST today frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Cape St. James.
By 10:00 a.m. PST Sunday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over central Vancouver Island.

At 10:30 a.m. PST today low 1001 mb located west of Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today low 997 mb located near Cape St. James.

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FQCN20 CWVR 181818
Marine weather statement for the Pacific waters issued by Environment
Canada at 10:18 A.M. PST Saturday 18 November 2017.

A 1001 millibar low developing west of Explorer will move
northeastward to lie near cape St. James late this afternoon and
The mainland North Coast this evening. An associated frontal system
on a northeast to southwest line through Northern Queen Charlotte
Sound will move slowly southwards to lie through Northern Vancouver
Island by early Sunday morning then cross the South Coast on Sunday.

Gale force southerly winds will prevail ahead of the front. Winds
will rise to storm force southeasterly this afternoon near Northern
Vancouver Island and over the central waters as the low approaches.
Winds will ease to moderate to strong westerlies behind the low and
the front.

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FQCN20 CWVR 181150
Marine weather statement for the Pacific waters issued by Environment
Canada at 3:50 A.M. PST Saturday 18 November 2017.

A low pressure system will develop west of Explorer this morning and
move northeastward to lie near the southern tip of Haida Gwaii late
this afternoon. An associated frontal system on a northeast to
southwest line through Northern Queen Charlotte Sound will move
slowly southwards to lie through Northern Vancouver Island by
midnight. Gale force southerly winds ahead of the front will locally
rise to storm force this afternoon near Northern Vancouver Island.

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