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Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 16 May 2021

Today Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 10 to 20 knots becoming west 15 to 25 early this afternoon then increasing to west 25 to 35 late this afternoon. Wind becoming west 20 to 30 after midnight then diminishing to west 10 to 20 Monday morning.

Fog patches dissipating this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 16 May 2021
Tuesday Wind west 10 to 20 knots increasing to west 20 to 30 in the morning then diminishing to west 10 to 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind west 10 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind light increasing to west 20 to 30 knots late in the day.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 16 May 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 16 May 2021 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located over the Central Coast to
Explorer.
By 8:00 p.m. PDT tonight dissipating ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Vancouver Island.

At 8:00 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:45 AM PDT 16 May 2021 Strong to gale force inflow winds are expected for eastern portions
of Juan de Fuca Strait this evening, lasting into the overnight
hours.

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