Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 27 September 2022
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind westerly 10 to 20 knots increasing to westerly 20 to 30 early this afternoon then diminishing to light late overnight. Wind increasing to westerly 10 to 20 Wednesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - east entranceIssued 10:30 AM PDT 27 September 2022
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PDT 27 September 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located over the South Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located over BC interior.
At midnight PDT tonight low located southwest of Explorer.
By 9:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday low located southeast of Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:41 AM PDT 27 September 2022 A low pressure system will brush Southern Explorer tonight and
Wednesday. Ahead of the low, southerly gale force winds will develop
over Southeastern Explorer late overnight and early Wednesday
Winds will weaken to moderate as the low centre passes Wednesday
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