Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 July 2021
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 15 to 25 early this morning then becoming west 15 late this morning. Wind increasing to west 20 to 30 late this afternoon then diminishing to west 10 to 20 Wednesday morning. Wind becoming west 15 to 25 Wednesday afternoon.
Fog banks dissipating near noon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - east entranceIssued 04:00 AM PDT 27 July 2021
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 4:00 AM PDT 27 July 2021 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Queen Charlotte Sound.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today approaching low located west of Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:22 PM PDT 26 July 2021 A ridge of high pressure offshore will continue to produce westerly
gales over eastern sections of Juan de Fuca Strait tonight. The gales
will ease to moderate to strong winds Tuesday morning.
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