Explorer - northwestern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PST 15 November 2018

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind westerly 15 to 25 knots diminishing to variable 5 to 15 early this evening then becoming southerly 10 to 20 Friday morning.

Showers ending Friday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 15 November 2018
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 early this afternoon and to 2 to 3 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 15 November 2018
Saturday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots.
Sunday Wind south 20 to 30 knots.
Monday Wind south 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southwest 10 to 20.

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Gale warning ended

Explorer - northwestern half

Issued 10:30 AM PST 15 November 2018
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PST 15 November 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PST today weakening cold front located on a line
east-west over Cape Scott.
By 10:00 p.m. PST tonight dissipating cold front located on a line
east-west over Victoria.

At 10:00 p.m. PST tonight building ridge located over BC interior.

At 10:00 p.m. PST tonight warm front located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Friday warm front located over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:31 AM PST 15 November 2018 A 1008 MB low will move eastward across Central Hecate Strait early
morning. Southerly gales are occurring to the south of the low over
northern and central waters. Winds will ease this morning as the low
moves inland.

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