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Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 16 November 2018

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind northerly 5 to 15 knots veering to east 10 to 20 near midnight. Wind east 10 to 20 Saturday.


Issued 04:00 PM PST 16 November 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 16 November 2018
Sunday Wind southeasterly 10 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 30 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind southeast 35 knots diminishing to westerly 15 to 25.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 16 November 2018 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight ridge located over BC interior.
By 10:00 a.m. PST Saturday ridge located over southern BC interior.

At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight quasi-stationary frontal system located
west of Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:19 PM PST 16 November 2018 A ridge over the BC Interior is giving strong outflow winds to the
mainland inlets tonight. The outflow winds will diminish Saturday
morning as the ridge weakens.

Offshore, a stationary front will spread strong southerlies to most
of the North Coast.

The South Coast will remain under the ridge on Saturday with
Moderate outflow winds expected.

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