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Explorer - northwestern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 27 November 2022

Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots becoming northwest 20 to 30 early Monday morning then becoming northwest 20 Monday evening.

Scattered showers.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 27 November 2022
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 4 near midnight and to 3 Monday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 27 November 2022
Tuesday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots backing to west 15 to 25 in the morning then increasing to northwest 35 to 45 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northwest 35 to 45 knots.
Thursday Wind northeast 30 to 40 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 late in the day.

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Gale warning in effect

Explorer - northwestern half

Issued 9:30 PM PST 27 November 2022

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 27 November 2022 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight departing trough located over the South
Coast extending northwestward.

At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight building ridge located over northern
BC interior.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Monday quasi-stationary ridge located over northern
BC interior.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:23 PM PST 27 November 2022 A trough of low pressure over the South Coast will track southward
and depart our region this evening. The northwesterly gales over
offshore waters will also ease tonight.

An ridge of high pressure building over Northern Interior BC will
generate marginal gale to gale force outflow winds through the
mainland inlets overnight.

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