Howe Sound: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 22 November 2014 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low 995 mb located over southwestern Bowie.
By 5:00 a.m. PST Sunday weakening low located over the North Coast.

At noon PST Sunday ridge located on a line north-south over Langara.
By 10:00 p.m. PST Sunday ridge located over Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:20 PM PST 22 November 2014 A 996 MB low west of cape St. James this evening will track eastward
across Southern Hecate Strait overnight. The low will reach the
mainland coast by dawn Sunday.

South or southwest gales to 45 knots south of the low will shift to
gale force northwest in its wake tonight. Westerlies to 35 knots
Are expected through Juan de Fuca strait early Sunday morning.
Winds will ease to moderate to strong westerly over coastal
BC waters later in the day.