Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 09 August 2022
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind west 20 to 30 knots diminishing to west 15 to 20 early this morning and to light late this morning. Wind increasing to west 15 to 25 early this evening. Wind west 15 to 25 Wednesday.
Showers Wednesday evening. Fog patches dissipating this 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 09 August 2022
'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 4:00 AM PDT 9 August 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located west of Bowie.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday low 1014 mb located south of Explorer.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday weakening low located over southern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:49 AM PDT 9 August 2022 Ahead of a ridge of high pressure strong to gale force northerly
winds are expected to continue over southern portions of Hecate
straight. Areas in the vicinity of Haida Gwaii can expect these
strong to gale force winds to develop this evening.
Winds should begin to ease to moderate to strong northerlies later on
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