Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 15 February 2019

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots late overnight then diminishing to light Saturday morning. Wind becoming easterly 15 Saturday evening.

Showers ending after midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 15 February 2019
Sunday Wind east 10 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind east 5 to 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind east 5 to 15 knots becoming west 10 to 15.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 15 February 2019 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight quasi-stationary ridge located over
BC interior.

At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight trough located on a line north-south over
Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Saturday quasi-stationary trough located on a
line northwest-southeast over Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:18 PM PST 15 February 2019 A trough of low pressure over Queen Charlotte Sound will move to lie
over Vancouver Island tonight and remain nearly stationary on
Saturday. West of the trough, strong to gale force northerly winds
over the offshore waters will spread to the west coast of Haida Gwaii
and Vancouver Island Saturday morning.

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