Explorer - northwestern half
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 01 June 2020
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 15 to 25 knots increasing to south 25 to 35 early this morning then becoming southwest 25 this evening. Wind veering to northwest 10 to 20 after midnight then backing to southwest 10 to 20 Tuesday evening.
Rain beginning this morning changing to showers this evening and ending Tuesday morning. Showers Tuesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Explorer - northwestern halfIssued 04:00 AM PDT 01 June 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 PDT 1 June 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
central Vancouver Island.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Washington State.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday frontal system located on a line
north-south over eastern Queen Charlotte Sound.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 4:00 AM PDT 1 June 2020 A ridge of high pressure over Vancouver Island will give way to an
approaching frontal system today. The front will move into the
offshore waters this morning and reach Northern Vancouver Island
Gale force south or southeasterlies ahead of the front will shift to
moderate to strong westerlies in its wake.
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