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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 20 July 2024

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 25 early this evening except northwest 30 northwest of Estevan Point Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 20 July 2024
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 20 July 2024
Monday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest 10 to 20.
Wednesday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 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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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 20 July 2024 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary low located west of Bowie.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today building ridge located over Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Sunday ridge located from Explorer to the Central
Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:46 PM PDT 20 July 2024 A ridge building over the offshore waters will generate strong gale
force westerly winds through the Juan de Fuca Strait on Sunday
With the strongest winds expected in the evening.

Northwesterly gale force winds will also develop late Sunday
afternoon through Johnstone Strait and ease overnight.

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