West Coast Vancouver Island South

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 20 February 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind northerly 15 to 25 knots except northeasterly 5 to 15 over southeastern sections. Wind becoming variable 5 to 15 early Thursday morning then becoming southwest 5 to 15 early Thursday evening.

Rain beginning Thursday evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 20 February 2019
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 5 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 this evening and to 2 to 3 Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 20 February 2019
Friday Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 35 in the morning then diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northwest 15 knots becoming variable 5 to 15.
Sunday Wind northeasterly 15 knots backing to northwest 15.

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Gale warning ended

West Coast Vancouver Island South

Issued 9:30 PM PST 20 February 2019
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 20 February 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight ridge located over Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Thursday weakening ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.

At 4:00 a.m. PST Thursday frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Thursday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:18 PM PST 20 February 2019 On Thursday, a frontal system will move across Bowie and spread
southerly gales to the northern waters. Winds will become gale force
westerlies in the wake of the system late Thursday.

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