Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 27 February 2015

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind easterly 15 to 25 knots backing to northeast 25 to 30 late this evening then diminishing to easterly 15 to 20 overnight. Wind diminishing to easterly 5 to 15 Saturday morning.

Showers ending this morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 27 February 2015
Sunday Wind easterly 5 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind easterly 10 to 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind easterly 15 to 25 knots diminishing to easterly 5 to 15 late in the day.

Stay connected


Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Pacific - South Coast marine weather areas Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal South Nomad - 46036 Sentry Shoal - 46131 South Brooks - 46132 Halibut Bank - 46146 South Moresby - 46147 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 La Perouse Bank - 46206 East Dellwood - 46207 Discovery Island Esquimalt Harbour Kelp Reefs Malahat Race Rocks Lightstation Saturna Island Sheringham Point University of Victoria Victoria Gonzales Victoria Int'l Airport Ballenas Islands Campbell River Airport Comox Airport Entrance Island Fanny Island Nanaimo Airport Port Hardy Airport Sisters Islets Estevan Point Sartine Island Solander Island Tofino Airport Grief Point Powell River Airport Sechelt Cape St.James Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Herbert Island Point Atkinson Sand Heads Lightstation Vancouver Harbour Vancouver Int'l Airport West Vancouver Port Alberni Howe Sound - Pam Rocks Squamish Airport
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 27 February 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PST today ridge located over northern BC interior.
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight ridge located over BC interior.

By 4:00 a.m. PST today departing low 1007 mb located south of
Cape Flattery.

At 4:00 a.m. PST today building ridge located over northeastern
Pacific Ocean.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located west of Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:54 AM PST 27 February 2015 A ridge of high pressure over the B.C. Interior has produced strong
to gale force northeasterly outflow winds near the mainland inlets of
the North and Central Coasts this morning. A marginal gale force
outflow will develop tonight from the Fraser Valley.

Another ridge of high pressure will build to the west of Bowie today.
Strong to gale force north to northeasterly winds will develop this
morning over the offshore waters and the central and northern waters.

Pacific - South Coast Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: