Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 06 May 2015

Today Tonight and Thursday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind westerly 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light early this morning then increasing to westerly 15 to 25 late this afternoon. Wind diminishing to light late overnight then increasing to westerly 10 to 20 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 06 May 2015
Friday Wind light becoming west 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind light becoming west 10 to 15 knots.
Sunday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots.

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Warnings

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Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 06 May 2015

'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 AM PDT 6 May 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
western Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Thursday ridge located on a line north-south over
Haida Gwaii.

At 10:00 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Thursday weakening frontal system located northwest
of Haida Gwaii.

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