Queen Charlotte Strait: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 23 September 2014 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 975 mb located 375 miles southwest
of Cape Scott.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT Wednesday low 986 mb located over southern Bowie.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight departing cold front located on a line
northwest-southeast over Queen Charlotte Sound.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:27 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.