West Coast Vancouver Island South: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 2 September 2014 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located west of
the offshore waters.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over central Vancouver Island.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Washington State.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:23 AM PDT 2 September 2014 A ridge of high pressure building over the central Pacific Ocean will
shift slowly eastward to the west of the offshore waters by this
afternoon. The ridge will stay anchored in place through the
Next few days. East of the ridge strong westerly or northwesterly
winds will prevail through this week.

A cold front over Central Vancouver Island will move
South to Washington state by this afternoon. With the passage of
This system, marginal gale force westerly or northwesterly winds
Are expected to develop over most parts of southern and inner waters
this afternoon and evening.