Issued 04:00 PM PST 26 November 2020
Tonight and Friday.
Wind light increasing to northeasterly outflow 10 to 20 knots after midnight then diminishing to light near noon Friday.
Showers ending near midnight. Rain Friday.
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Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PST 26 November 2020 Tonight and Friday At 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Cape Scott.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Friday departing frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over central Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 a.m. PST Friday trough located west of the offshore waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Friday trough located from Haida Gwaii to Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 4:00 PM PST 26 November 2020 A frontal system stretched across from Cape Scott to Explorer
Will stall in that position tonight as it straddles the central and
southern waters. On Friday, the front will begin to move
Again towards the southeast and sweep across Vancouver Island.
Ahead of the front, gale force southerly winds have developed.
Moderate to strong northwesterly winds are forecast in the wake of
A weak trough will approach the offshore waters from the west on
Friday. The trough will bring strong to gale force westerly winds
across Bowie and Explorer.
Pacific - North Coast Area
- Bowie - northern half
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
- Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
- Douglas Channel
- Explorer - northwestern half
- 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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