Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 30 May 2016
Tonight and Tuesday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind west 5 to 15 knots becoming light late overnight then increasing to westerly 15 late Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to westerly 20 to 30 early Tuesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - central straitIssued 9:30 PM PDT 30 May 2016
'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 9:30 PM PDT 30 May 2016 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over northern Vancouver Island.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday dissipating frontal system located over
the North Coast.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:17 PM PDT 30 May 2016 A frontal sytem will move northeastward through Bowie tonight then
through the northern waters on Tuesday. Southeast strong to gale
force winds will develop ahead of the system. The system will weaken
Tuesday as it crosses the northern waters.
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