Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 04 July 2015

Tonight and Sunday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind westerly 5 to 15 knots becoming light near midnight then increasing to easterly 10 to 20 early Sunday morning. Wind diminishing to light Sunday afternoon then increasing to westerly 10 to 20 early Sunday evening. Wind increasing to westerly 20 to 30 late Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 04 July 2015
Monday Wind east 5 to 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 25 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind east 5 to 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 25 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind east 5 to 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 25 late in the day.

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Warnings

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Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 04 July 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 9:30 PM PDT 4 July 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located off Bowie.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Sunday trough located off Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:13 PM PDT 4 July 2015 A ridge of high pressure off Bowie will continue to give strong to
gale force northwesterly winds over central waters and regions around
Northern Vancouver Island including Johnstone Strait tonight and
diminishing on Sunday.

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