Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 27 June 2022
Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 10 to 20 late overnight. Wind west 10 to 20 Tuesday.
Showers Tuesday late in the day with a risk of thunderstorms.
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Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - central straitIssued 9:30 PM PDT 27 June 2022
'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 9:30 PM PDT 27 June 2022 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located west
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 1008 mb located over southern Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday high 1006 mb located over central Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:25 PM PDT 27 June 2022 A low pressure system over Southern Explorer will slowly track
towards Central Explorer tonight. Consequently, moderate to strong
southeast winds off west coast Vancouver Island will increase to
strong to gale force this evening. Winds will diminish on Tuesday as
the low weakens.
Westerly strong to gale force winds will also continue for central
and eastern sections of the Juan de Fuca Strait this evening. Winds
will diminish near or just after midnight.
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