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Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 29 May 2024

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest 15 late overnight then becoming northwest 5 to 15 Thursday morning except southeast 5 to 15 northwest of Estevan Point.

Showers overnight and Thursday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 29 May 2024
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 near noon Thursday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 29 May 2024
Friday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast 10 to 20 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to 15.
Sunday Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots diminishing to southwest 20 to 30.

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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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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 30 May 2024 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located from the North Coast to
Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Friday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over central Vancouver Island.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located off Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Friday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:34 AM PDT 30 May 2024 An approaching frontal system will track across the offshore waters
on Friday and onto the North Coast Friday evening. Ahead of the
front, southeast gales will develop over Northern Bowie this evening
and spread to northern waters early Friday morning. In its wake,
winds will shift to moderate to strong westerly on Friday.

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