Explorer - southeastern half
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 May 2018
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Wind northwesterly 5 to 15 knots increasing to northwesterly 15 to 25 late this afternoon. Wind northwesterly 15 to 25 tonight and Thursday.
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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 PDT 23 May 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today building ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Bowie.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over northern Explorer.
At 5:00 p.m. PDT Thursday approaching trough located over western
Marine Weather StatementIssued 4:34 AM PDT 23 May 2018 A ridge of high pressure will gradually build over the offshore
waters today. Strong northwesterly winds will develop along West
Vancouver Island this afternoon.
Over the inner coastal waters, strong to gale force inflow winds
Are expected to develop through Juan de Fuca Strait late this
afternoon and persist into overnight. Marginal northwesterly gales
are expected through Johnstone Strait tonight.
Pacific - South Coast Area
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
- Haro Strait
- Hecate Strait
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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