Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 26 June 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 15 to 25 near midnight and to light early Tuesday morning. Wind increasing to west 15 to 25 early Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 June 2017
Wednesday Wind west 10 to 20 knots increasing to west 20 to 30 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind west 10 to 15 knots increasing to west 20 to 30 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 10 knots increasing to west 20 to 30 late in the day.

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Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 26 June 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 9:30 PM PDT 26 June 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:12 PM PDT 26 June 2017 A ridge of high pressure will remain over the offshore waters. Gale
force northwest winds off Central Vancouver Island will prevail
through Tuesday. Gale force westerlies over Juan de Fuca Strait and
Johnstone Strait will ease overnight. Elsewhere, strong northwest
winds will persist through Tuesday.

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