Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 01 August 2015

Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 20 late overnight and to west 10 to 15 early Sunday morning. Wind increasing to west 20 near noon Sunday and to west 25 to 35 Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 01 August 2015
Monday Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 15 in the morning then increasing to west 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind west 15 knots increasing to west 20 to 30 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind west 20 to 30 knots.

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Gale warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 01 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 1 August 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located west of
the offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:19 PM PDT 1 August 2015 A ridge of high pressure well offshore will give strong
To gale force northwesterlies off Vancouver Island and through
Johnstone Strait this weekend. Strong to gale force westerlies
Are also expected through Juan de Fuca Strait in the evening.

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