Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 10:30 AM PST 13 February 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday
Wind variable 5 to 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 25 this evening then diminishing to light late overnight. Wind increasing to west 25 near noon Sunday.
Rain ending this evening. Rain beginning late overnight.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
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Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PST 13 February 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:30 a.m. PST today frontal system located over Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight frontal system located over the Mainland
At 4:00 p.m. PST today low 1000 mb located over southern Hecate
At midnight PST tonight ridge located over the Mainland Coast.
At noon PST Sunday low 992 mb located over northern Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:12 AM PST 13 February 2016 A frontal system over Bowie will move onto the mainland coast this
evening. Gale to storm force southeasterly winds ahead of the front
will persist today then diminish early this evening after the front
passes. Westerly gales over central waters in the wake of the front
will ease tonight.
A low pressure system moving into Northern Bowie Sunday morning will
bring another bout of gales over northern and central waters.
Pacific - South Coast Area
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Haro Strait
- Hecate Strait - southern half
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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