Explorer - southeastern half
Issued 04:00 AM PST 19 January 2020
Today Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 30 to 40 knots diminishing to south 15 to 25 late overnight then increasing to southeast 25 to 35 near noon Monday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Explorer - southeastern halfIssued 04:00 AM PST 19 January 2020
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PST 19 January 2020 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. PST today frontal system located from the Central
Coast to Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Monday weakening frontal system located on a line
north-south over Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 a.m. PST Monday frontal system located west of the offshore
By 10:00 p.m. PST Monday frontal system located over the offshore
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:47 AM PST 19 January 2020 A frontal system will remain on a line from the Central Coast to
Explorer today and tonight. The system will weaken on Monday morning
as it moves southward across the Vancouver Island. Ahead of the
front, gale force southeasterly winds will continue today and tonight
over most southern and central waters.
Another frontal system will approach the offshore waters Monday
afternoon. The system will move eastward across the offshore waters
Monday night. Ahead of the front, gale force southeasterly winds will
develop over the offshore waters Monday afternoon then spread to most
coastal waters Monday night.
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- Bowie - southern half
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- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
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- Hecate Strait - southern half
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- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
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