Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 13 August 2022
Tonight and Sunday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind west 10 to 20 knots becoming west 15 to 25 late Sunday afternoon.
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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 13 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 9:30 PM PDT 13 August 2022 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over eastern Bowie.
By 11:00 a.m. PDT Sunday dissipating trough located from Hecate
Strait to the Central Coast then to Vancouver Island.
At 5:00 p.m. PDT Sunday low located over northern Explorer.
By midnight PDT Sunday dissipating low located near Cape St. James.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:22 PM PDT 13 August 2022 A trough over Bowie will track east tonight and lie from Hecate
Strait to Northern Vancouver Island by Sunday morning.
As the trough moves up against a ridge of high pressure over the BC
Interior, southerly winds will rise to gale force over northern and
central waters overnight and Sunday morning.
Gale force winds will ease to strong by early Sunday afternoon as the
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