West Coast Vancouver Island South: Synopsis
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PST 8 March 2014 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. PST today frontal system located on a line north-south
over Cape Scott.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located on a line north-south
over the West Entrance of Juan de Fuca Strait.
At 4:00 a.m. PST today low 974 mb located northwest of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today low 974 mb located over the northern Gulf
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:29 PM PST 7 March 2014 A strong Pacific frontal system over the Central Coast will slowly
slide southward and reach the South Coast by late Saturday.
In addition, a 974 MB low will traverse northward off Northern Bowie
Over central waters and near Northern Vancouver Island the gale to
storm force southeast winds will ease to strong to gale force
southerlies in the wake of the front. However, gale force southerlies
will occur over Northern Bowie tonight as the low passes by.
Elsewhere over southern waters winds will rise to strong to gale
force southeasterlies by Saturday morning.
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