Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 27 July 2015

Tonight and Tuesday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind west 20 knots diminishing to west 10 early Tuesday morning then increasing to west 15 late Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 27 July 2015
Wednesday Wind west 15 knots increasing to west 20 to 25 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind west 15 knots increasing to west 20 to 25.
Friday Wind easterly 5 to 15 knots becoming west 5 to 15 late in the day.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 27 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 27 July 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight cold front located near Langara.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Tuesday dissipating cold front located over
Queen Charlotte Sound.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Cape Scott.

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