Haro Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 29 May 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southwest 10 knots except southwest 20 over southern sections. Wind becoming south 10 to 15 early Tuesday morning.

Showers beginning late overnight. Risk of thunderstorms Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 29 May 2017
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 knots.
Thursday Wind light becoming southwest 10 knots.
Friday Wind light.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Haro Strait

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 29 May 2017

'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 4:00 PM PDT 29 May 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south over
central Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary trough located over BC
interior.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:44 PM PDT 29 May 2017 A ridge of high pressure over the Explorer region will produce strong
to gale force westerly winds through Juan de Fuca Strait late this
afternoon and tonight. Strong to gale force northwesterly winds are
expected through Johnstone Strait this evening.

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