Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 09:30 PM PST 04 March 2024
Tonight and Tuesday.
Wind northeasterly 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light early Tuesday morning then increasing to west 10 to 20 early Tuesday evening.
Showers this evening.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PST 4 March 2024 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight quasi-stationary ridge located over
northern BC interior.
At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
By 9:30 p.m. PST Tuesday ridge located from the Central Coast
At 4:00 a.m. PST Tuesday trough located off Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PST Tuesday approaching trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:10 PM PST 4 March 2024 A ridge of high pressure over the interior will continue to give
strong to gale force outflow winds to mainland inlets of the north
and central coasts tonight and Tuesday morning.
These outflow winds combined with cold temperatures will generate
freezing spray in Douglas Channel overnight and Tuesday morning.
On Tuesday, a trough will approach the offshore waters from the west.
Ahead of the trough, strong to gale force southerlies strong to gale
force southerlies will develop over Bowie late Tuesday.
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- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
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- Haro Strait
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- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
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