Howe Sound: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 21 November 2014 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PST today frontal system located on a line north-south
over Haida Gwaii.
By 10:00 p.m. PST tonight frontal system located on a line
north-south over the Lower Mainland.

At 4:00 p.m. PST today ridge located on a line north-south over
Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Saturday ridge located over Vancouver Island.

At 10:00 p.m. PST Saturday low 992 mb located over southern Bowie.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:45 AM PST 21 November 2014 A Pacific front in a north to south line through Haida Gwaii will
move across the North Coast this morning and then the South Coast
late today. Over northern and central waters gale to storm force
southeast winds will ease to moderate to strong westerly in the
front's wake. Over southern waters winds will rise to strong to gale
force southeast this morning and then shift to moderate to strong
northwest late in the day. Westerly gales are expected through Juan
de Fuca strait this evening.