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Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

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Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 04 October 2022

Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind west 15 to 25 knots becoming west 15 late overnight then diminishing to light early Wednesday morning. Wind becoming west 5 to 15 late Wednesday afternoon then becoming light Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 04 October 2022
Thursday Wind light becoming east 5 to 15 knots in the morning.
Friday Wind light becoming west 5 to 15 knots late in the day.
Saturday Wind light becoming west 5 to 15 knots late in the day.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Issued 11:41 PM PDT 04 October 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 4 October 2022 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located from Haida Gwaii
to Cape Scott.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday departing frontal system located over
the North Coast.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday trough located off Bowie.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Wednesday departing trough located over northern
Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:05 PM PDT 4 October 2022 A frontal system extending from Haida Gwaii to Northern Vancouver
Island will move to the North Coast tonight. In its wake, a trough
will cross the offshore waters and reach Western Bowie early
Wednesday morning. The trough will exit Northern Bowie late Wednesday
morning.

Ahead of the frontal system, southeast gales are present north of the
Brooks Peninsula. Over central and northern waters, strong to
marginal gale force southeast winds will gradually ease Wednesday
morning.

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