...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...
Synopsis: A very strong low pressure area is forecast to develop over the
NE Pac Saturday night and Sunday then move toward Vancouver
Island Monday. Storm force wind gusts are expected at times
late Saturday night through Monday morning. Wave heights around
30 feet are expected Sunday night and will remain above 20 feet
through Monday night. Additionally, thunderstorms are expected
Sunday afternoon and evening along with some potential of
waterspouts. Another front crosses the waters Tuesday afternoon
with much milder conditions on Wednesday, although seas still
remain above 10 feet.
Rest Of Today
W 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves SW 4 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 11 ft at 12 seconds. Rain likely in the morning.
S wind to 10 kt, becoming SE 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves SE 4 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 10 ft at 12 seconds.
S wind 25 to 35 kt with gusts to 50 kt. Combined seas 16 ft with a dominant period of 16 seconds. Showers. Chance of tstms. Waterspouts possible.
S wind 25 to 35 kt with gusts to 50 kt. Combined seas to 30 ft with a dominant period of 17 seconds. Showers and a chance of tstms. waterspouts possible.
S wind 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt, becoming SW 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 25 ft with a dominant period of 15 seconds in the morning. Showers and a slight chance of tstms.
SW wind 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt, easing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves SW 6 ft at 6 seconds. W swell 19 ft at 14 seconds. Showers.
SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. W swell 16 ft.
S wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. W swell 14 ft.