Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 25 September 2021
Tonight and Sunday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind west 25 knots diminishing to west 15 after midnight then becoming easterly 10 to 20 late overnight. Wind increasing to southeast 20 to 30 early Sunday afternoon.
Periods of rain Sunday afternoon and evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - east entranceIssued 9:30 PM PDT 25 September 2021
'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 9:30 PM PDT 25 September 2021 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located from Hecate Strait
to Cape Scott then to Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Sunday frontal system located over southern
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 1002 mb located over Explorer.
By 2:00 a.m. PDT Sunday low 995 mb located over eastern Queen
At 10:30 a.m. PDT Sunday low 980 mb located northwest of Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:19 PM PDT 25 September 2021 A frontal system from Hecate Strait to just north of Vancouver
Island to Southeastern Explorer will join with an approaching
stronger frontal system. Gale force southeasterly winds are expected
along the Central Coast, over portions of Queen Charlotte Sound, and
off the west coast of Northern Vancouver Island tonight.
A large low pressure system will approach the British Columbia waters
on Sunday morning. Winds will rise to gale force southerlies for
almost the entire region by the end of Sunday.
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- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
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- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
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