Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 20 March 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind light becoming westerly 10 to 15 knots this afternoon then diminishing to light this evening. Wind light Wednesday.

Chance of showers.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 20 March 2018
Thursday Wind east 15 knots increasing to west 20 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to 20.
Saturday Wind easterly 10 to 20 knots.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 20 March 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Explorer.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Wednesday quasi-stationary cold front located
on a line northeast-southwest over central Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:11 AM PDT 20 March 2018 A cold front over Northern Explorer will track southward today and
tonight and lie over Central Vancouver Island by Wednesday morning.
In its wake, gale force northwesterlies over Northern Bowie will ease
this afternoon.

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