Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 26 September 2016
Tonight and Tuesday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind west 20 to 30 knots diminishing to west 10 to 20 early Tuesday morning and to light late Tuesday morning.
Chance of showers tonight.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - central straitIssued 9:30 PM PDT 26 September 2016
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PDT 26 September 2016 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight weakening cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over central Vancouver Island.
By 2:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday departing cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Lower Mainland.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located west of Explorer.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Queen Charlotte Sound.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:15 PM PDT 26 September 2016 A cold front across Central Vancouver Island will slide
Southeastward tonight, reaching Northwestern Washington state just
after midnight. A ridge of high pressure will build across the
central part of the coast on Tuesday.
Moderate to strong south or southeast winds will prevail ahead of
The cold front. Winds will shift to moderate to strong northwest in
its wake with gales forecast off the west coast of Vancouver Island
and through Johnstone Strait.
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