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Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance

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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 17 April 2024

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light becoming northwest 5 to 15 knots late this afternoon then becoming light near midnight. Wind becoming northeast 5 to 15 early Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 17 April 2024
Friday Wind easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Saturday Wind easterly 10 to 15 knots increasing to west 30 late in the day.
Sunday Wind west 15 to 20 knots.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 17 April 2024 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Haida Gwaii.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight building ridge located over BC interior.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Thursday quasi-stationary ridge located over
BC interior.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:21 AM PDT 17 April 2024 A ridge of high pressure lying north south over Haida Gwaii will
Give light to moderate winds to most waters today. Another ridge of
high pressure will build over the BC Interior tonight. Strong to gale
force outflow winds will develop through mainland inlets overnight
and ease through the day on Thursday.

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