Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 22 January 2019

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southeast 10 to 20 late this evening then becoming westerly 10 to 20 late overnight. Wind becoming northeast 15 to 25 early Wednesday morning then diminishing to easterly 5 to 15 near noon Wednesday. Wind becoming light Wednesday afternoon.

Rain ending Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 22 January 2019
Thursday Wind east 5 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind easterly 5 to 15 knots.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 22 January 2019 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low located off Cape Scott.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Wednesday weakening low located over central
Vancouver Island.

By 9:30 p.m. PST Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south
over Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:07 PM PST 22 January 2019 A low pressure centre off Cape Scott will track southwards and weaken
over Central Vancouver Island on Wednesday. Ahead of the low, strong
to gale force easterlies will shift to strong to gale force
northwesterly in its wake.

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