Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 June 2021
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 10 to 20 early this morning then increasing to west 20 to 30 late this afternoon. Wind diminishing to west 15 to 20 overnight and to west 5 to 15 Thursday morning. Wind increasing to west 15 to 25 Thursday afternoon.
Fog patches dissipating this morning. Fog patches forming this evening and dissipating Thursday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - central straitIssued 04:00 AM PDT 23 June 2021
'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 23 June 2021 Today Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Thursday ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located off Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Thursday frontal system located over Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:46 AM PDT 23 June 2021 A ridge of high pressure over the offshore waters will give strong to
gale force northwest winds over the west coast of Vancouver Island
and in Johnstone Strait through Thursday.
Strong to gale force westerly winds through Juan de Fuca Strait will
ease to moderate to strong this morning.
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