Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 24 July 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind west 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light near midnight then becoming west 5 to 15 late Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 24 July 2017
Wednesday Wind west 15 to 25 knots increasing to west 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind west 10 to 20 knots increasing to west 20 to 30 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 10 to 20 knots increasing to west 20 to 30 late in the day.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 24 July 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south
over Langara.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Tuesday ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight flat low located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday low 1010 mb located over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:33 PM PDT 24 July 2017 A ridge of high pressure will remain over the offshore waters
tonight. Ahead of the ridge, moderate to strong northwesterly winds
will prevail over the South Coast except marginal gales over West
Coast Vancouver Island South of the Brooks Peninsula and northwest
Of Estevan Point.

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