Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 24 May 2017
Tonight and Thursday.
Wind west 5 to 15 knots becoming light near midnight then becoming easterly 5 to 15 early Thursday morning. Wind becoming west 15 late Thursday afternoon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PDT 24 May 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary high 1037 mb located at
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge from high located
over northwestern Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:27 PM PDT 24 May 2017 A strong ridge of high pressure will remain stalled in a northeast
To southwest line just off Northwestern Bowie and will weaken
slightly on Thursday.
Strong to gale force northwesterly winds will continue tonight and
Thursday off the west coast of Vancouver Island and over most
Central and northern waters. The gale force winds will be less
widespread on Thursday as the ridge weakens.
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