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Johnstone Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 September 2021

Tonight and Saturday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots becoming southeast 15 near midnight. Wind southeast 5 to 15 Saturday.

Rain changing to showers overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 September 2021
Sunday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast 10 to 20.
Tuesday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots becoming variable 5 to 15 late in the day.

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Warnings

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Strong wind warning in effect

Johnstone Strait

Issued 5:41 PM PDT 17 September 2021

'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 September 2021 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today low 987 mb located over northern Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Saturday low 987 mb located over Haida Gwaii.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today building frontal system located over
southern Explorer.
By 8:00 p.m. PDT tonight departing frontal system located over
the southern Strait of Georgia.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:52 PM PDT 17 September 2021 A strong Pacific front is currently over the South Coast. Gale force
southeasterly winds will continue tonight as the front sweeps across
the region.

Winds are forecast to ease to moderate to strong westerly in the wake
of the front. Westerly gales will develop late in the day today
across Explorer and west coast Vancouver Island.

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