Johnstone Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 02 July 2015

Tonight and Friday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 30 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 20 to 25 late overnight then increasing to northwest 35 Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 02 July 2015
Saturday Wind northwest 30 to 40 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 to 30 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots.

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Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

Johnstone Strait

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 02 July 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 2 July 2015 Tonight and Friday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today building ridge located on a line north-south
over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 4:01 PM PDT 2 July 2015 A ridge of high pressure will remain off Vancouver Island for the
next few days. Consequently, strong to gale force northwesterly winds
will prevail south of the Brooks Peninsula and through Johnstone
Strait.

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