Issued 04:00 AM PST 28 February 2020
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Wind light increasing to northeasterly outflow 10 to 20 knots early this morning then diminishing to light this evening. Wind becoming southwesterly inflow 10 to 15 Saturday afternoon.
Periods of rain ending this morning.
High today plus 2. Low tonight minus 3. High Saturday plus 4.
Zoom-in to make a selection
There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PST 28 February 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PST today low located over northern Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today low located over the Central Coast.
At 4:00 a.m. PST Saturday ridge located west of the offshore waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Saturday ridge located on a line north-south
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:46 AM PST 28 February 2020 A low pressure system over Northern Explorer this morning will track
northeastward to the Central Coast inland by this afternoon then
gradually weaken tonight. Gale force southerly winds will develop
over southern and central waters ahead of the low. Winds will become
gale force northwesterlies in the wake of the system.
A ridge of high pressure will build west of the offshore waters
Saturday morning then shift eastward to lie over Bowie by
Saturday afternoon. The ridge will produce strong to gale force
northwesterly winds off the west coast of Vancouver Island Saturday
Pacific - North Coast Area
- Bowie - northern half
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West
- Douglas Channel
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
What we are doing
- Date modified: