Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 29 August 2014 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Vancouver Island.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
the Lower Mainland.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low 998 mb located over the Gulf of Alaska.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating low 1000 mb located near the
Alaska panhandle.

At 10:30 p.m. PDT tonight approaching ridge located west of the
offshore waters.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:48 AM PDT 29 August 2014 A low pressure system over the Gulf Of Alaska will slowly move
eastward to near the Alaska Panhandle later today. Strong to gale
force southerly winds over Northern Hecate Strait and East Dixon
Entrance are expected to ease by midday.