Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 23 September 2014 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today deepening low 975 mb located 550 miles
southwest of Cape Scott.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday low 974 mb located 270 miles southwest
of Cape Scott.

At noon PDT today cold front located on a line northwest-southeast
over Explorer.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight cold front located on a line
northwest-southeast over Vancouver Island.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:48 AM PDT 23 September 2014 An intense low pressure system developing over the Eastern Pacific
ocean will continue to approach BC waters this morning. The system
will gradually move northeastward and will reach Northwestern
Explorer late Wednesday morning.

Widespread gale force easterly or southeasterly winds are expected
ahead of the low over the offshore waters and along the outer
Coastal waters.

Gale to storm force southeast winds are likely on Wednesday for
waters in the vicinity of Northern Vancouver Island.