Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 18 June 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 30 to 40 knots diminishing to west 25 late overnight and to westerly 15 to 20 Tuesday morning. Wind increasing to westerly 25 to 35 late Tuesday afternoon.

Fog banks dissipating near noon Tuesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 18 June 2018
Wednesday Wind westerly 10 to 20 knots increasing to westerly 20 to 30 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind westerly 10 to 20 knots increasing to westerly 30 to 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 15 to 25 knots increasing to westerly 25 to 35.

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Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Issued 00:26 AM PDT 19 June 2018

'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 19 June 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 18 June 2018 Gale force westerlies across Central and Eastern Juan de Fuca Strait
will develop this evening then ease by early Tuesday morning.

The gale force westerlies will redevelop Wednesday in the late
afternoon.

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