Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 18 June 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to west 5 to 15 knots late this morning and to west 15 to 25 late this afternoon. Wind diminishing to west 5 to 15 Tuesday morning then increasing to westerly 20 to 30 Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 18 June 2018
Wednesday Wind westerly 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to westerly 10 to 20 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind westerly 10 to 20 knots increasing to westerly 30 to 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 15 to 25 knots increasing to westerly 25 to 35.

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Warnings

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Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 18 June 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 AM PDT 18 June 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located off Bowie.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today weakening trough located over Washington
State.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:24 PM PDT 17 June 2018 A ridge of high pressure over Bowie will remain nearly stationary
tonight. Strong to gale force northwesterlies over central waters
will continue into Monday morning.

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