Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 29 March 2017
Tonight and Thursday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 30 to 35 knots diminishing to west 20 to 30 near midnight and to west 15 to 20 late Thursday morning.
Chance of showers late this evening.
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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 29 March 2017
'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 4:00 AM PDT 30 March 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located over Cape St. James extending
By 8:00 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located over Port Hardy extending
At 11:00 a.m. PDT today cold front located over 53N 146W extending
By 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight cold front located over Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:45 AM PDT 30 March 2017 A ridge over cape St. James extending southwards will result in
strong to gale force winds for southern sections of West Vancouver
A cold front will approach the offshore waters. The cold front
Will lie over Bowie by late this evening. Ahead of the front winds
will rise to gale force southeasterlies up to 45 knots over
Offshore, northern, and central waters.
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