West Coast Vancouver Island North: Synopsis
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 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 StatementIssued 4:02 AM PST 27 November 2014 A cold front in a northeast to southwest line over Northern Vancouver
Island this morning will move slowly southeastward through the South
Coast today, reaching Northwestern Washington overnight. Strong to
gale force south or southwesterlies ahead of the front will shift to
strong to gale force northwesterlies in its wake.
An Arctic high will continue to build over the Northern BC Interior
causing an Arctic outbreak to develop over the North Coast. Gale
force outflow winds will continue through the Northern Mainland
inlets and will increase to near storm force by Friday morning. In
addition, a large area of gale force northerlies will develop over
most central waters on Friday.
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