Issued 10:30 AM PDT 25 July 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 25 early this evening then diminishing to northwest 5 to 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to northwest 15 to 25 Wednesday afternoon.
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Warnings (In effect)
Johnstone StraitIssued 10:30 AM PDT 25 July 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PDT 25 July 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 7:00 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Cape Scott.
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today flat low located west of Bowie.
By 7:00 p.m. PDT tonight low 1010 mb located over Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:17 AM PDT 25 July 2017 A ridge of high pressure will remain over the offshore waters
Today. Ahead of the ridge, moderate to strong northwesterly winds
will prevail over the South Coast. Inflow winds through east
Entrance of Juan de Fuca Strait will rise to gale force Wednesday
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- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
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- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
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