Queen Charlotte Sound: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 23 September 2014 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today low 976 mb located 440 miles southwest of
Cape Scott.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday low 977 mb located 280 miles southwest
of Cape Scott.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today cold front located over eastern Explorer.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight cold front located on a line
northwest-southeast over Vancouver Island.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:36 PM PDT 23 September 2014 A low pressure system over the Eastern Pacific ocean will continue to
move northeastwards towards B.C. waters tonight and reach
Northwestern Explorer by late Wednesday morning.

Ahead of the low, widespread gale force easterly or southeasterly
winds will continue tonight over the offshore waters and along the
outer coastal waters.

Winds will increase to gale to storm force southeasterly late
Wednesday morning for waters in the vicinity of Northern Vancouver
Island.