Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 21 November 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind east 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 15 to 25 early this morning then diminishing to variable 5 to 15 this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 15 to 20 Wednesday morning and to southeast 20 to 30 near noon Wednesday.

Rain beginning early this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 21 November 2017
Thursday Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots.
Friday Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35.
Saturday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 21 November 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PST today frontal system located southwest of Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today departing frontal system located on a line
east-west over southern Bowie.

At 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located southwest of Explorer.
By 7:00 a.m. PST Wednesday frontal system located on a line
north-south over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:55 AM PST 21 November 2017 A frontal system approaching Explorer from the southwest will move
To lie over Southern Bowie by Tuesday afternoon before moving off to
the northwest. A second front will move up from southwest of
Explorer to lie over Haida Gwaii Wednesday morning.

Gale to storm force southeasterly winds will spread to southern
offshore waters this morning and will spread to central and
Northern waters this afternoon. Storm force winds will ease by this
evening. Widespread southerly gale force winds will continue through
Wednesday.

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