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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 28 February 2024

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind westerly 10 to 20 knots backing to southerly 15 to 20 this evening then diminishing to southerly 5 to 15 Thursday morning.

Showers. Risk of thunderstorms Thursday morning and afternoon.


Issued 04:00 PM PST 28 February 2024
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 3 to 5 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 28 February 2024
Friday Wind southerly 5 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 to 30 late in the day.
Saturday Wind easterly 10 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots becoming north 10 to 20.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PST 28 February 2024 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PST today cold front located over southern Vancouver
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight departing cold front located over the
South Coast.

By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight trough located over the offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:47 PM PST 28 February 2024 A cold front will track across the Southern Strait of Georgia this
evening. Gale force inflow winds in Howe Sound generated by the front
will ease this evening as the front passes.

For the inner South Coast waters, strong southerlies will weaken with
the passage of the front this evening.

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