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Explorer - northwestern half

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 21 June 2024

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots today. Wind southwest 20 tonight. Wind southwest 20 veering to westerly 25 Saturday afternoon.

Showers.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 21 June 2024
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Saturday afternoon and to 3 to 4 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 21 June 2024
Sunday Wind westerly 20 to 25 knots.
Monday Wind southwest 10 to 20 knots backing to southeast 10 to 20 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind southerly 10 to 20 knots becoming variable 5 to 15 late in the day.

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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
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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 21 June 2024 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located from Explorer to the North
Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing ridge located from Explorer to
the Central Coast.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over western Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Saturday weakening frontal system located on a
line north-south over Hecate Strait.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:32 AM PDT 21 June 2024 An approaching frontal system will track across Haida Gwaii tonight.
Ahead of the front, strong to gale force southeasterlies will
Develop over northern coastal waters this evening and then ease
overnight.

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