Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 October 2019
Tonight and Wednesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind westerly 20 to 30 knots diminishing to westerly 10 to 20 early this evening and to light near midnight. Wind becoming easterly 10 to 15 early Wednesday morning then diminishing to light Wednesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - central straitIssued 4:00 PM PDT 22 October 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 4:00 PM PDT 22 October 2019 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today building ridge located on a line north-south
over southern Explorer.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over the South Coast.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday approaching frontal system located west
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:45 PM PDT 22 October 2019 A developing frontal system well offshore will come into Bowie
overnight tonight bringing strong to gale force southeasterly winds.
Through Wednesday morning gale to storm force southeasterlies will
develop over the northern waters along west coast Haida Gwaii, Dixon
Entrance and North Hecate.
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