West Coast Vancouver Island North
Issued 09:30 PM PST 14 December 2017
Tonight and Friday.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots except southeast 15 south of the Brooks Peninsula tonight. Wind becoming west 15 Friday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PST 15 December 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PST today building ridge located over Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Saturday ridge located over BC interior.
At 4:00 p.m. PST today warm front located off Bowie.
By 10:00 a.m. PST Saturday warm front located on a line north-south
over Hecate Strait.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:27 PM PST 14 December 2017 In the wake of a weakening front over Vancouver Island, a ridge of
high pressure will build over the central offshore waters tonight
And Friday. Gale force northwest winds will develop off the west
coast of Vancouver Island on Friday.
An approaching frontal system will spread gale force southwesterly
winds to Bowie Friday evening.
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