Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 June 2016

Tonight and Monday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind easterly 5 to 15 knots increasing to westerly 15 to 20 early this evening then diminishing to light after midnight. Wind increasing to westerly 15 to 25 Monday afternoon and to westerly 25 to 35 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 June 2016
Tuesday Wind westerly 10 to 20 knots increasing to westerly 20 to 30 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind westerly 10 to 20 knots increasing to westerly 20 to 30 late in the day.
Thursday Wind westerly 10 to 20 knots increasing to westerly 20 to 30 late in the day.

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Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Issued 7:45 PM PDT 26 June 2016

'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 4:00 PM PDT 26 June 2016 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:52 PM PDT 26 June 2016 A ridge of high pressure will build over Haida Gwaii tonight
And tomorrow. To the east of the ridge, gale force northwesterly
winds will develop over west coast Vancouver Island and Juan
De fuca strait late tomorrow afternoon and evening.

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