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Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 20 June 2019

Today Tonight and Friday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind west 15 to 25 knots diminishing to west 5 to 15 early this morning then increasing to west 15 to 25 late this afternoon. Wind diminishing to west 5 to 15 late overnight then becoming light Friday morning. Wind increasing to west 5 to 15 near noon Friday and to west 15 to 25 Friday evening.

Showers ending early this morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 20 June 2019
Saturday Wind light increasing to west 25 knots late in the day.
Sunday Wind west 25 knots.
Monday Wind west 15 to 25 knots.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 20 June 2019

'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 4:00 AM PDT 20 June 2019 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary trough located over BC
interior.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today building ridge located west of the offshore
waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:48 AM PDT 20 June 2019 A ridge of high pressure is building west of the offshore waters
while a trough remains over the B.C. Interior.

Strong to gale force westerlies will develop through Juan de Fuca
later this afternoon. Gales off the west coast of Vancouver Island
will persist through Thursday.

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