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Explorer - southeastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 18 June 2021

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots becoming variable 15 to 25 early this evening then becoming variable 10 to 20 after midnight. Wind becoming west 10 to 20 early Saturday morning.

Scattered showers Saturday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 18 June 2021
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 18 June 2021
Sunday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 25 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 25.

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Map of Pacific - South Coast marine weather areas South Nomad - 46036 Sentry Shoal - 46131 South Brooks - 46132 Halibut Bank - 46146 South Moresby - 46147 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 La Perouse Bank - 46206 East Dellwood - 46207 Georgia Strait - 46303 English Bay - 46304 Discovery Island Esquimalt Harbour Kelp Reefs Malahat Race Rocks Lightstation Saturna Island Sheringham Point University of Victoria Victoria Gonzales Victoria Int'l Airport Ballenas Islands Campbell River Airport Comox Airport Entrance Island Fanny Island Nanaimo Airport Port Hardy Airport Sisters Islets Estevan Point Port Alberni Sartine Island Solander Island Tofino Airport Grief Point Howe Sound - Pam Rocks Powell River Airport Sechelt Squamish Airport Cape St.James Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Herbert Island Point Atkinson Sand Heads Lightstation Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal Vancouver Int'l Airport Vancouver Harbour West Vancouver
Ice Conditions

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Warnings

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 18 June 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Explorer.
By 2:00 p.m. PDT Saturday ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Explorer.

At 5:00 p.m. PDT today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Bowie.
By 2:00 p.m. PDT Saturday weakening trough located on a line
east-west over northern Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:24 AM PDT 18 June 2021 Gale force westerlies will develop across Central and Eastern Juan de
Fuca Strait late this afternoon due to a combination of daytime
heating and a building ridge offshore.

Winds will ease to strong westerlies early Saturday morning then rise
to gale force westerlies late Saturday afternoon.

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