Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 03 October 2015
Tonight and Sunday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind easterly 5 to 15 knots increasing to easterly 15 to 25 near midnight then becoming easterly 15 near noon Sunday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - west entranceIssued 7:36 PM PDT 03 October 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PDT 3 October 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located northwest
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located over BC interior.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:22 AM PDT 3 October 2015 A ridge of high pressure well offshore will give strong northwest
winds to most marine regions.
Strong northeasterly outflow winds through mainland inlets will ease
today then strengthen again tonight. Moderate to strong outflow winds
are expected Sunday night.
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