West Coast Vancouver Island South
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 September 2019
Tonight and Wednesday.
Wind light increasing to northwest 5 to 15 knots Wednesday morning and to northwest 15 to 25 Wednesday afternoon except variable 5 to 15 near the coast south of Tofino.
Showers ending near midnight with a risk of thunderstorms.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PDT 17 September 2019 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing frontal system located over the
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today low located over southeastern Explorer.
By 10:30 p.m. PDT tonight low located south of Explorer.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located northwest of Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:20 AM PDT 17 September 2019 A frontal system over Southern Vancouver Island will move
southeastward to the Lower Mainland this afternoon. Southeast
Gales over the inner south coastal waters will ease early
The associated low centre over Northwestern Explorer will move
southeastward to Southeastern Explorer this afternoon. Gales
Around the low over northern and central offshore waters will
Weaken this afternoon.
Pacific - South Coast Area
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
- Haro Strait
- Hecate Strait - southern half
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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