Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 27 July 2021
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 15 to 25 late overnight then becoming west 15 Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to west 20 to 30 late Wednesday afternoon then becoming west 25 to 35 early Wednesday evening.
Fog patches dissipating Wednesday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - east entranceIssued 9:30 PM PDT 27 July 2021
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PDT 27 July 2021 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south
over northern Vancouver Island.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary low located off Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:22 PM PDT 27 July 2021 A ridge of high pressure offshore will continue to produce westerly
gales over eastern sections of Juan de Fuca Strait tonight. The gales
will ease to moderate to strong winds overnight but are expected to
return on Wednesday evening.
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