Howe Sound: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 19 April 2014 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight cold front located over the North Coast.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight weakening low 978 mb located northwest
of Bowie.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight warm front located near the Outer Coast.
By 10:00 a.m. PDT Sunday intensifying trough located near the
Central Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:26 PM PDT 19 April 2014 A weakening 978 MB low and cold front across the northern waters
Will continue to produce strong to gale force southerly winds to the
region tonight.

A secondary system swinging around the primary low will enter
The coastal waters with more gale to storm force southeasterlies on
Sunday. The strongest winds with this system will again be felt from
the headlands of Vancouver Island northwards. Winds will rise to
southeasterly gale to storm force Sunday morning, shift to gale force
southwesterly in the afternoon, then ease Sunday evening as the
system pushes onshore on the North Coast.