Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 20 January 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind east 10 to 20 knots increasing to east 20 to 30 early this morning then diminishing to light this evening. Wind increasing to east 15 to 25 Saturday morning.

A few showers beginning Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 20 January 2017
Sunday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots.
Monday Wind east 15 to 25 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind light.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 20 January 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary frontal system located
over Explorer.

At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary low located southwest
of Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:52 AM PST 20 January 2017 A frontal system will remain over Explorer today through Saturday.
Strong to gale force southeasterly or easterly winds will continue
over most southern and central waters.

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