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Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 19 July 2024

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind west 10 to 20 knots increasing to west 25 to 30 early this evening then diminishing to west 10 to 20 early Saturday morning. Wind increasing to west 20 to 30 Saturday afternoon.

Fog patches dissipating near noon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 19 July 2024
Sunday Wind west 20 to 30 knots diminishing to west 10 to 20 in the morning then increasing to west 30 to 40 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind west 30 to 40 knots diminishing to west 20 to 30.
Tuesday Wind west 10 to 20 knots becoming west 15 to 25.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 19 July 2024

'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 10:30 AM PDT 19 July 2024 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today low located over northeastern Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating trough located over eastern
Bowie.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary low located west of Bowie.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT Saturday building ridge located on a line
north-south over Queen Charlotte Sound.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 1:04 PM PDT 19 July 2024 Strong southeast winds near the headlands of Vancouver Island will
rise to gale force this afternoon.

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