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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 22 February 2020

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind light increasing to northeasterly outflow 15 knots late this evening and to northeasterly outflow 20 to 30 after midnight. Wind diminishing to northeasterly outflow 15 Sunday morning then becoming southwesterly inflow 15 Sunday afternoon. Wind increasing to southwesterly inflow 15 to 25 Sunday evening.

Showers ending this evening. Showers Sunday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 22 February 2020
Monday Wind southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Tuesday Wind northeasterly outflow 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southwesterly inflow 15 to 25 knots.

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Map of Pacific - North Coast marine weather areas Middle Nomad - 46004 South Nomad - 46036 Dixon Entrance Central - 46145 South Moresby - 46147 Nanakwa Shoal - 46181 North Hecate Strait - 46183 North Nomad - 46184 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 West Dixon Entrance - 46205 East Dellwood - 46207 West Moresby - 46208 Sartine Island Cape St.James Kindakun Rocks Langara Island Masset Municipal Airport Rose Spit Sandspit Airport Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Bonilla Island Cathedral Point Cumshewa Island Grey Islet Holland Rock Lucy Islands Lightstation Prince Rupert Airport
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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PST 22 February 2020 Tonight and Sunday By 4:00 p.m. PST today departing ridge located over southern
Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 p.m. PST today deepening low 998 mb located west of
Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Sunday low 988 mb located 100 miles west of
Cape Scott.

By 10:30 a.m. PST Sunday low 996 mb located near Port Hardy.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:35 PM PST 22 February 2020 An intense low pressure system will cross into Northern Explorer this
evening and continue east towards Northern Vancouver Island through
the night. The low will move across Northern Vancouver Island midday
on Sunday then into the BC Interior in the afternoon.

Gale to storm force southeast winds will develop ahead of the system
over southern and central waters. Gale to storm force northwest winds
will develop over most BC waters in the wake of the low.

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