Haro Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 July 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southerly 5 to 15 knots increasing to southerly 15 to 25 near noon Wednesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 July 2018
Thursday Wind southerly 5 to 15 knots becoming northerly 10 to 15 late in the day.
Friday Wind northerly 10 to 15 knots.
Saturday Wind southerly 5 to 15 knots becoming northerly 10 to 15.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Haro Strait

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 17 July 2018

'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 4:00 PM PDT 17 July 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over northern Explorer.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight weakening ridge located over northern
Explorer.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today trough located over Bowie.
By 2:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday weakening trough located over Queen
Charlotte Sound.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:46 PM PDT 17 July 2018 A centre of high pressure will remain nearly stationary
West of the offshore waters. Moderate to strong northwesterlies will
continue to prevail east of the centre of high pressure with
Local gales expected off the northwestern coast of Vancouver Island
and through Johnstone Strait.

A strong push of marine air is expected through Juan de Fuca east
entrance late afternoon Wednesday producing strong to gale force
easterly winds at that time.

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