West Coast Vancouver Island South: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 20 October 2014 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today low 975 mb located 580 miles west of Langara.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday low 973 mb located 350 miles west of
Langara.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:56 PM PDT 20 October 2014 A frontal system approaching the offshore waters will gradually shift
southeastward to lie on a line northeast-southwest over Queen
Charlotte Sound by Tuesday morning and then reach Northern Vancouver
Island by Tuesday afternoon. Ahead of the system gale force
southeasterlies are expected to develop over most northern and
central waters this evening. The winds will change to storm force
southwesterlies over Bowie overnight in its wake. The gale force
southeasterly winds will spread to inner south coastal waters Tuesday
afternoon.