Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 28 June 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind west 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light early this afternoon then increasing to west 15 to 25 early this evening. Wind diminishing to west 5 to 15 late overnight then becoming light Thursday morning. Wind increasing to west 15 to 25 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 28 June 2017
Friday Wind west 10 to 15 knots increasing to west 30 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind west 10 to 20 knots increasing to west 20 to 30.
Sunday Wind west 15 to 25 knots increasing to west 25 to 30.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 28 June 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 10:30 AM PDT 28 June 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south
over Bowie.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Thursday ridge located on a line north-south
over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:19 AM PDT 28 June 2017 A ridge of high pressure will remain over the offshore waters. Gale
force northwest winds off Central Vancouver Island will prevail
Today and then gradually ease tonight.

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