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Explorer - southeastern half

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 13 November 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 early this evening then diminishing to southerly 15 to 25 Thursday morning.

Showers overnight and Thursday.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 13 November 2019
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 metres building to 3 late overnight and to 4 late Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 13 November 2019
Friday Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots increasing to south 35 late in the day.
Saturday Wind south 35 to 45 knots.
Sunday Wind southwest 35 knots diminishing to west 15.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Explorer - southeastern half

Issued 4:00 PM PST 13 November 2019

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PST 13 November 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PST today ridge located on a line north-south over
central Vancouver Island.
By midnight PST tonight departing ridge located over the Lower
Mainland.

At 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located west of the offshore
waters.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Thursday frontal system located on a line
north-south over northwestern Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:48 PM PST 13 November 2019 A Pacific front will cross the offshore waters tonight. The system
will then move southward to lie over the Central Coast by Thursday
afternoon and reach Central Vancouver Island by Friday morning.

Gale to storm force southeasterly winds will continue over most
northern and central waters tonight and Thursday ahead of the front.
Strong to gale force southeasterly winds will spread to southern
waters Thursday night.

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