Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 24 July 2016

Today Tonight and Monday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind west 10 to 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 25 late this afternoon then diminishing to west 5 to 15 early Monday morning. Wind increasing to west 20 to 30 Monday afternoon.

Fog patches forming after midnight and dissipating near noon Monday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 24 July 2016
Tuesday Wind west 10 to 20 knots increasing to west 20 to 30 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind west 10 to 20 knots increasing to west 20 to 30 late in the day.
Thursday Wind west 10 to 20 knots increasing to west 20 to 30.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 24 July 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 24 July 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
central Vancouver Island.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over western Queen Charlotte Sound.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today weakening frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Monday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Vancouver Island.

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