Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 28 June 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind west 15 to 25 knots diminishing to west 5 to 15 late overnight then becoming light late Thursday morning. Wind increasing to west 15 to 25 late Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 28 June 2017
Friday Wind west 5 to 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 25 in the afternoon and to west 30 late in the day.
Saturday Wind west 10 to 20 knots increasing to west 20 to 30.
Sunday Wind west 15 to 25 knots increasing to west 30.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 28 June 2017

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 28 June 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south
over Bowie.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Thursday ridge located on a line north-south
over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:23 PM PDT 28 June 2017 A ridge of high pressure will remain over the offshore waters
tonight. Gale force northwest winds off Central Vancouver Island will
gradually ease tonight.

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