Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 05 July 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to easterly 10 to 20 knots early this morning then diminishing to light this afternoon. Wind increasing to westerly 10 to 20 this evening and to westerly 20 to 30 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 05 July 2015
Tuesday Wind west 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 25 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind west 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 25 late in the day.
Thursday Wind west 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 25 late in the day.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 05 July 2015

'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 4:00 AM PDT 5 July 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located off Bowie.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today trough located off Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:27 AM PDT 5 July 2015 A ridge of high pressure off Bowie will continue to give strong to
marginal gale force northwesterlies around the southern half of Haida
Gwaii today and Monday.

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