Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 05 May 2021
Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind easterly 15 knots diminishing to light early this evening then increasing to west 5 to 15 near midnight. Wind increasing to west 25 to 35 early Thursday afternoon then diminishing to west 10 to 20 Thursday evening.
Showers Thursday afternoon and evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - east entranceIssued 4:00 PM PDT 05 May 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 PM PDT 5 May 2021 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today low 994 mb located west of the offshore
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Thursday low 993 mb located over northern Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 4:01 PM PDT 5 May 2021 A low just southwest of Bowie offshore will move northward and stall
over Bowie tonight. Ahead of the low, southeasterly gale force
Winds will spread throughout northern, central and offshore waters
Winds will veer to westerly gale force over Southern Bowie, southern
west coast Haida Gwaii and Queen Charlotte Sound by early Thursday
morning. Southeast gales will persist for most of the North Coast on
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