Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 27 November 2014 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PST today frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.
By midnight PST tonight cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 a.m. PST today building ridge located over northern BC

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:29 PM PST 26 November 2014 A low pressure system over Northern Explorer will track towards the
Central Coast tonight. A cold front extending south from the low will
cross the South Coast tonight.

Gale force northeasterlies north of the low will back to strong
northwesterlies as the low passes. Ahead of the cold front, strong to
gale force southeasterlies shift to strong southwest winds in its

On Thursday a trailing cold front will cross Vancouver Island through
the day. Strong to gale force south or southwesterlies ahead of the
front will shift to strong northwesterlies in its wake.

An Arctic high will continue to build over the Northern BC Interior
giving gale force outflow through the Northern Mainland inlets.