Marine Synopsis for the Pacific waters


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FQCN10 CWVR 250000
Technical marine synopsis for the Pacific waters issued by
Environment Canada at 4:00 p.m. PST Friday 24 February 2017 for
tonight and Saturday.
The next scheduled synopsis will be issued at 9:30 p.m.

Systems position.
At 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary high located west of Bowie.

By 4:00 p.m. PST today departing low 1015 mb located south of
Explorer.

At 4:00 a.m. PST Saturday deepening low 1020 mb located near the
Alaska panhandle.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Saturday low 1013 mb located over Hecate Strait.

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FQCN20 CWVR 242355
Marine weather statement for the Pacific waters issued by Environment
Canada at 3:55 P.M. PST Friday 24 February 2017.

An area of high pressure will remain west of the offshore waters. A
low pressure center south of Explorer will move out of the region
this evening. Another low pressure centre will develop near the
Alaska Panhandle Saturday morning. The low centre will move
Southward to Hecate Strait Saturday afternoon and then to Southern
Vancouver Island Saturday overnight.

Northern waters will see an increase to strong to gale force
northerly winds Saturday morning. These winds will spread southwards
Saturday afternoon, giving strong to gale force northerly winds to
most BC waters.

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FQCN20 CWVR 241823
Marine weather statement for the Pacific waters issued by Environment
Canada at 10:23 A.M. PST Friday 24 February 2017.

An area of high pressure will remain west of the offshore waters. A
low pressure center over Southern Explorer will continue drift
southwards through today. Another low pressure centre will develop
near the Alaska Panhandle Saturday morning. The low centre will move
southward to Hecate Strait Saturday afternoon and then to Southern
Vancouver Island Saturday overnight.

Strong to gale force northeasterlies will continue over parts of
central waters through early this afternoon. As the second low
pressure centre develops, northern waters will see an increase to
strong to gale force northerly winds Saturday morning. These winds
will spread southwards Saturday afternoon, giving strong to gale
force northerly winds to most BC waters.

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