Johnstone Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 01 August 2015

Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 late overnight then increasing to northwest 25 to 35 Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 01 August 2015
Monday Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind light.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Johnstone Strait

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 01 August 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 9:30 PM PDT 1 August 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located west of
the offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:19 PM PDT 1 August 2015 A ridge of high pressure well offshore will give strong
To gale force northwesterlies off Vancouver Island and through
Johnstone Strait this weekend. Strong to gale force westerlies
Are also expected through Juan de Fuca Strait in the evening.

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