Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 01 April 2015

Tonight and Thursday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind westerly 15 to 25 knots diminishing to westerly 10 to 15 late overnight and to light Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 01 April 2015
Friday Wind southerly 15 to 25 knots veering to westerly 15 to 25 in the morning.
Saturday Wind easterly 10 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind light.

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Warnings

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Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 01 April 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 9:30 PM PDT 1 April 2015 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
the Central Coast.
By 10:00 a.m. PDT Thursday weakening ridge located over the Lower
Mainland.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight cold front located over Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT Thursday cold front located on a line north-south
over northern Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:14 PM PDT 1 April 2015 A cold front over Bowie will move eastward towards the north and
central coasts tonight. Gale force southerlies will spread across the
northern waters tonight and to the central waters early Thursday
morning.

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