Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 21 April 2021
Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 15 near midnight and to light late overnight. Wind becoming east 5 to 15 Thursday morning then becoming light Thursday afternoon. Wind increasing to west 15 to 20 Thursday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - central straitIssued 9:30 PM PDT 21 April 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 9:30 PM PDT 21 April 2021 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Bowie.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT Thursday approaching trough located off Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:05 PM PDT 21 April 2021 A ridge of high pressure over Bowie will continue to give northwest
gales to west coast Vancouver Island and Johnstone Strait tonight.
Winds will ease to moderate to strong northwest Thursday morning.
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