Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 03 August 2015
Tonight and Tuesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 30 to 40 knots diminishing to west 15 to 25 late this evening and to west 5 to 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to west 15 to 25 Tuesday afternoon and to west 25 to 35 Tuesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - east entranceIssued 4:00 PM PDT 03 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PDT 3 August 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located west of the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:45 PM PDT 3 August 2015 A ridge of high pressure well offshore will give strong to gale force
northwesterlies off Vancouver Island and through Johnstone Strait
this afternoon and evening. Strong to gale force westerlies are also
expected through Juan de Fuca Strait this afternoon and evening.
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