Johnstone Strait: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 27 August 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today weakening ridge located on a line north-south
over Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Thursday dissipating ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over northwestern Washington State.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low 1016 mb located over northeastern
Explorer.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating low 1017 mb located 60 miles
southwest of Cape Scott.

At 5:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over northern Bowie.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Thursday approaching ridge located on a line
north-south over Queen Charlotte Sound.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:50 AM PDT 27 August 2014 Strong to gale force westerlies are expected to develop through Juan
de Fuca strait late this afternoon. Those winds will ease to moderate
to strong by early Thursday morning.