Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 18 December 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots veering to northwest 15 to 25 near midnight then diminishing to variable 5 to 15 early Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to southerly 15 to 25 late Wednesday morning then becoming variable 10 to 20 early Wednesday evening.

Periods of rain with a risk of thunderstorms late this evening changing to showers late Wednesday morning and ending late Wednesday afternoon.


Issued 04:00 PM PST 18 December 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 4 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 18 December 2018
Thursday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots increasing to north 25 to 35 in the morning then backing to northwest 35 to 45 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 30 to 40.
Saturday Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots.

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Map of Pacific - South Coast marine weather areas South Nomad - 46036 Sentry Shoal - 46131 South Brooks - 46132 Halibut Bank - 46146 South Moresby - 46147 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 La Perouse Bank - 46206 East Dellwood - 46207 Discovery Island Esquimalt Harbour Kelp Reefs Malahat Race Rocks Lightstation Saturna Island Sheringham Point University of Victoria Victoria Gonzales Victoria Int'l Airport Ballenas Islands Campbell River Airport Comox Airport Entrance Island Fanny Island Nanaimo Airport Port Hardy Airport Sisters Islets Estevan Point Port Alberni Sartine Island Solander Island Tofino Airport Grief Point Howe Sound - Pam Rocks Powell River Airport Sechelt Squamish Airport Cape St.James Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Herbert Island Point Atkinson Sand Heads Lightstation Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal Vancouver Int'l Airport Vancouver Harbour West Vancouver
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.


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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 18 December 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight trough located west of Vancouver Island.
By 1:00 a.m. PST Wednesday dissipating trough located over
Vancouver Island.

By midnight PST Wednesday approaching low located southwest of

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:27 PM PST 18 December 2018 A low over the Southern Alaskan Panhandle is producing westerly gale
force winds over northern waters late this evening. Winds will ease
to strong west or southwest after midnight.

A trough associated with this low is moving across Explorer tonight.
Westerly strong to gale force winds have developed across Explorer
and west coast Vancouver Island and will ease to light to moderate
By Wednesday morning.

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