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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 22 June 2018

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light near midnight then increasing to southeast 15 to 25 early Saturday morning.

Chance of showers today.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 22 June 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 to 3 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 22 June 2018
Sunday Wind westerly 20 to 30 knots.
Monday Wind westerly 20 to 30 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 22 June 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today weakening ridge located on a line
north-south over central Vancouver Island.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today building ridge located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
the offshore waters.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Saturday approaching frontal system located west
of Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:21 AM PDT 22 June 2018 A ridge of high pressure over Vancouver Island will continue to
produce strong to marginal gale force westerly or northwesterly
Winds through Juan de Fuca Strait tonight.

A frontal system will approach the offshore waters Saturday morning.
Gale force southeasterly winds will develop over Bowie on Saturday.

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