Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance: Synopsis
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PDT 21 October 2014 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary low 972 mb located over
the Gulf of Alaska.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.
By 8:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Lower Mainland.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 994 mb located over southeastern
By 1:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday departing low 992 mb located over
central Vancouver Island.
At 11:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday deepening low 987 mb located over
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday low 984 mb located 60 miles west of
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:34 PM PDT 21 October 2014 A low pressure system off Northern Bowie will slowly move
northwestward into the Gulf Of Alaska. An intense frontal system over
Northern Vancouver Island will slide to the Lower Mainland by
Wednesday morning. Gale to storm force southeasterly winds will
prevail ahead of the front. Gale to storm force south and southwest
winds over the far north will gradually ease tonight. Yet another low
will move northward through Bowie later Wednesday bringing more gale
force south or southwest winds over central and northern waters.
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