West Coast Vancouver Island South
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 14 August 2020
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 20 late this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 early Saturday morning. Wind increasing to northwest 15 to 20 Saturday afternoon.
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Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PDT 14 August 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary frontal system located
over the North Coast.
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today low 1007 mb located north of Bowie.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Saturday weakening low located over the Gulf
At 5:30 p.m. PDT Saturday low located over southern Bowie.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Saturday low located near Langara.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:18 AM PDT 14 August 2020 A frontal system will remain draped across the northern waters
Winds along the frontal system will mainly stay below gale criteria,
however a disturbance in the system will allow winds to briefly
increase to gale force early Saturday morning.
Winds will again reach gale status on Saturday night over Hecate
Strait and Dixon Entrance East as a weak low develops along the
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