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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 25 June 2017

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind west 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 25 early this evening. Wind northwest 15 to 25 Monday.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 25 June 2017
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 25 June 2017
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 late in the day.
Thursday Wind southwest 10 to 20 knots increasing to south 20 to 30.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 25 June 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today trough located off Washington State.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing trough located over BC interior.

At 5:00 p.m. PDT today building ridge located over the offshore
waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:21 AM PDT 25 June 2017 A trough of low pressure along the coast of Washington state this
morning will shift inland this evening while a ridge of high pressure
offshore slowly builds towards the North Coast.

Light winds through Juan de Fuca Strait will shift to strong to gale
force westerlies this evening as the trough moves inland. Elsewhere,
moderate to strong northwest winds will gradually increase today and
tonight as the ridge builds. Gale force northwest winds are imminent
off Central Vancouver Island and are forecast to develop through
Johnstone Strait early this evening.

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