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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 23 January 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light becoming south 5 to 15 knots early Thursday morning.

Drizzle Thursday afternoon and evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 24 January 2019
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 23 January 2019
Friday Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots diminishing to variable 5 to 15.
Sunday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 30.

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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
Ice Conditions

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Warnings

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 24 January 2019 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 a.m. PST today frontal system located on a line north-south
over Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight weakening frontal system located on a
line north-south over the Central Coast.

At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight approaching frontal system located west
of Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:15 PM PST 23 January 2019 An approaching low pressure system will move into the Gulf of Alaska
tonight. The associated front will track across Bowie tonight and
weaken over Haida Gwaii on Thursday. Ahead of the front, southerly
gales will develop over Bowie tonight and spread to northern waters
Thursday morning.

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