Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 04 August 2015
Tonight and Wednesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 15 late overnight then increasing to west 20 to 30 late Wednesday afternoon.
Periods of rain beginning near noon Wednesday.
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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 04 August 2015
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 4 August 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located west of the offshore waters.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday ridge located over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:26 PM PDT 4 August 2015 A ridge of high pressure to the west of Vancouver Island is giving
strong to gale force westerlies through Juan de Fuca Strait this
evening. These winds will gradually ease overnight.
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