Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 August 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light increasing to west 10 to 20 knots late this afternoon. Wind west 10 to 20 tonight. Wind west 10 to 15 Thursday.

Fog patches dissipating near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 August 2017
Friday Wind west 15 to 25 knots becoming west 15 in the morning then increasing to west 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind west 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 20.
Sunday Wind west 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 20.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today low 1004 mb located over northern Bowie.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Thursday dissipating low 1008 mb located over
northern Bowie.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over northern Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:56 AM PDT 23 August 2017 A low over Northern Bowie is resulting in strong to gale force
southerlies for the northern offshore waters. These winds will
advance toward the North Coast through today.

Marginal gale force winds can also be expected through Juan de Fuca
strait late early this evening.

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