Johnstone Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 27 September 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest 10 to 20 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 September 2016
Thursday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind light.

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Warnings

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Strong wind warning in effect

Johnstone Strait

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 27 September 2016

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 10:30 AM PDT 27 September 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Queen Charlotte Sound.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:35 AM PDT 27 September 2016 A ridge of high pressure will build across the central part of the
coast today.

Northwest gale force winds can be expected off the west coast of
Vancouver Island this morning.

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