Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 06 August 2020
Today Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 10 to 20 knots increasing to west 25 to 35 early this morning then becoming west 25 late this evening. Wind diminishing to west 15 overnight and to variable 10 Friday morning.
Showers ending this morning.
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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 06 August 2020
'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 6 August 2020 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today trough located on a line north-south over
By 10:30 a.m. PDT today departing trough located on a line
north-south over the North Coast.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight trough located on a line north-south
By 8:00 a.m. PDT Friday trough located on a line north-south over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 4:00 AM PDT 6 August 2020 A trough of low pressure will move onto Bowie this evening
Then cross the North Coast Friday morning. Strong to locally gale
force southerly winds will develop ahead of the trough.
Westerly marginal gales will develop over Eastern and Central Juan de
Fuca Strait this morning then ease in the evening.
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