Language selection

My Weather Profile Weather Topics  | 

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 23 September 2021

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind light becoming east 10 to 15 knots near midnight then diminishing to light Friday afternoon. Wind becoming west 5 to 15 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 September 2021
Saturday Wind west 10 to 20 knots becoming west 15 to 25 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind easterly 10 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 30.
Monday Wind west 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light.

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Pacific - South Coast marine weather areas South Nomad - 46036 Sentry Shoal - 46131 South Brooks - 46132 Halibut Bank - 46146 South Moresby - 46147 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 La Perouse Bank - 46206 East Dellwood - 46207 Georgia Strait - 46303 English Bay - 46304 Discovery Island Esquimalt Harbour Kelp Reefs Malahat Race Rocks Lightstation Saturna Island Sheringham Point University of Victoria Victoria Gonzales Victoria Int'l Airport Ballenas Islands Campbell River Airport Comox Airport Entrance Island Fanny Island Nanaimo Airport Port Hardy Airport Sisters Islets Estevan Point Port Alberni Sartine Island Solander Island Tofino Airport Grief Point Howe Sound - Pam Rocks Powell River Airport Sechelt Squamish Airport Cape St.James Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Herbert Island Point Atkinson Sand Heads Lightstation Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal Vancouver Int'l Airport Vancouver Harbour West Vancouver
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 23 September 2021 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today building frontal system located over
Hecate Strait.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Friday departing frontal system located from the
North Coast to Langara then to Bowie.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:23 AM PDT 23 September 2021 A frontal system will approach the North Coast today. Ahead of the
front, southerly gales will spread over the northern waters this
morning. Local storm force southeasterlies are expected tonight over
Northern Hecate Strait and Dixon Entrance East. Strong to gale force
southwesterlies will prevail in the wake of the front.

The frontal system will remain quasi-stationary over the northern
waters tonight then move slowly eastward across Haida Gwaii on
Friday. Southerly gales ahead of the front will ease to strong on
Friday. Winds will become moderate to strong westerly behind the
front.

Pacific - South Coast Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: