Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 22 August 2017

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 10 to 20 early Wednesday morning then increasing to west 25 to 35 late Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 August 2017
Thursday Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 15 to 25 in the morning.
Friday Wind west 15 to 25 knots becoming west 15 to 20.
Saturday Wind west 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 20.

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Gale warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 22 August 2017

'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 9:30 PM PDT 22 August 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 998 mb located northwest of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday low 1008 mb located over northern Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:15 PM PDT 22 August 2017 A low approaching Bowie will bring strong to gale force southerlies
to Bowie this evening. These winds will advance toward the northern
waters overnight and Wednesday.

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