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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 15 October 2021

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind northeast 10 to 20 knots becoming variable 5 to 15 near noon then becoming westerly 10 to 20 this evening. Wind becoming west 20 Saturday morning then diminishing to light Saturday evening.

Scattered showers.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 15 October 2021
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 near noon then building to 3 to 4 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 15 October 2021
Sunday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind south 10 to 20 knots increasing to south 40.
Tuesday Wind southeast 40 knots increasing to southeast 45.

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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 10:30 AM PDT 15 October 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over central Vancouver Island.
By 6:00 a.m. PDT Saturday weakening frontal system located over
southern Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:12 AM PDT 15 October 2021 A stalled frontal wave over Central Vancouver Island will continue to
give periodic south to southeast gales from Barkley Sound to the west
entrance of Juan de Fuca today and tonight.

Southeast gales will also continue today and tonight over the Strait
of Georgia north of Nanaimo.

The threat of gale force winds will end Saturday morning as the
frontal wave weakens.

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