Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 22 March 2018

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots becoming easterly 5 to 15 early this evening then becoming southwest 10 to 20 near midnight. Wind becoming southeast 5 to 15 Friday morning.

Showers. Risk of thunderstorms Friday morning and afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 22 March 2018
Saturday Wind easterly 5 to 15 knots becoming west 10 to 20 late in the day.
Sunday Wind west 15 to 25 knots.
Monday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 22 March 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today weakening low located over southeastern
By 10:00 a.m. PDT today dissipating low located over southeastern

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today dissipating cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Tofino.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:51 AM PDT 22 March 2018 A low centre over the Northern Bowie region will slowly move
southwards today. Strong to gale force northerly winds will persist
over the northwestern sections of the Bowie region until noon today.

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