Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 18 July 2019
Today Tonight and Friday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind westerly 15 to 25 knots increasing to westerly 30 late this afternoon then diminishing to west 15 early Friday morning.
Showers late this afternoon and this evening with a risk of thunderstorms.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - central straitIssued 10:30 AM PDT 18 July 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PDT 18 July 2019 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located over southern Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Friday weakening ridge located south of Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 11:03 AM PDT 18 July 2019 A disturbance will move onto the South Coast early this evening.
Thunderstorms may develop over the southern waters late this
afternoon and in the evening. Over the Strait of Georgia and Howe
Sound, and along west coast Vancouver Island, gusty winds of 30
Knots will accompany the thunderstorms. There is a slight risk of
waterspouts near the thunderstorms. The disturbance will weaken
And move out of the region late this evening.
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- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
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- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
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