Johnstone Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 19 January 2017

Today Tonight and Friday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots diminishing to southeast 10 to 15 early this morning then increasing to southeast 15 to 25 early this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 25 to 35 late overnight then diminishing to southeast 15 to 25 Friday afternoon.

A few showers ending Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 19 January 2017
Saturday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.
Sunday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southeast 15 to 25.
Monday Wind east 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 10 to 15 late in the day.

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Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

Johnstone Strait

Issued 04:00 AM PST 19 January 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 19 January 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located west of the offshore
waters.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Friday frontal system located over the southern
offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:52 AM PST 19 January 2017 A frontal system will approach the offshore waters later today. Gale
force southeasterly or easterly winds will develop over parts of the
southern and central waters tonight through Friday.

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