Douglas Channel: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 2 September 2014 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located west of the
offshore waters.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Vancouver Island.
By 1:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Oregon.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:48 PM PDT 2 September 2014 A ridge of high pressure building over the central Pacific Ocean will
shift slowly eastward to the west of the offshore waters overnight.
The ridge will stay anchored in place through the
Next few days. East of the ridge strong westerly or northwesterly
winds will prevail through this week.

A cold front over Southern Vancouver Island will continue to move
south well into Oregon overnight. With the passage of
This system, marginal gale force westerly or northwesterly winds
Are occurring or expected to develop over most parts of southern and
inner waters this evening.