Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 29 September 2016

Tonight and Friday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind west 15 to 25 knots diminishing to west 5 to 15 late overnight then becoming light Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 29 September 2016
Saturday Wind east 5 to 15 knots.
Sunday Wind east 10 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind light becoming west 10 knots late in the day.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 29 September 2016

'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 29 September 2016 Tonight and Friday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary trough located over
Queen Charlotte Sound to Washington State.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight intensifying ridge located west of the
offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:28 PM PDT 29 September 2016 A broad area of low pressure will remain just off the South Coast
through Friday. Over most coastal waters light to moderate winds will
prevail.

West of the offshore waters, a ridge of high pressure will intensify
and bring northeast gales to Bowie by Friday morning.

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