Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 29 July 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday
Wind light increasing to west 10 to 20 knots this afternoon then diminishing to light near midnight. Wind increasing to west 10 to 20 Saturday afternoon.
Fog patches forming after midnight and dissipating Saturday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PDT 29 July 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:28 AM PDT 29 July 2016 A nearly stationary ridge of high pressure extends from well
Offshore toward Haida Gwaii. Under this pattern, strong to
Gale force northwesterly winds will prevail over most southern
Gale force northwesterlies off west coast Vancouver Island and
southeastern half of Explorer will continue through Saturday.
The strong northwesterlies through Johnstone Strait will rise to gale
force this afternoon. Northwesterlies will also rise to marginal gale
force in the Southern Strait of Georgia tonight. Westerly winds
through Juan de Fuca Strait will rise to marginal gales this evening.
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