Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 20 August 2017
Tonight and Monday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind west 25 knots diminishing to west 5 to 15 early Monday morning then increasing to west 15 to 20 Monday afternoon.
Fog patches dissipating late Monday morning.
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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 20 August 2017
'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 20 August 2017 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.
At midnight PDT tonight frontal system located over the offshore
By 7:00 p.m. PDT Monday approaching cold front located west of
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:26 PM PDT 20 August 2017 Over the South Coast, a ridge of high pressure will remain in a
northeast to southwest line over Vancouver Island. This will give
light to moderate winds to most regions except for strong westerlies
through Juan de Fuca Strait tonight and moderate to strong
Westerlies Monday afternoon.
Over the North Coast, a frontal system will approach offshore
Waters tonight and the associated cold front will reach Haida Gwaii
Monday evening. Moderate to strong southwesterlies over most waters
will back to strong to gale force southeasterlies ahead of this
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