Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 22 October 2019
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind westerly 25 to 35 knots becoming westerly 20 to 30 near noon then diminishing to westerly 10 to 20 early this evening. Wind diminishing to light near midnight then becoming easterly 10 to 15 Wednesday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - central straitIssued 04:00 AM PDT 22 October 2019
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PDT 22 October 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today building ridge located on a line north-south
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south
over the Central Coast.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday approaching frontal system located west
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:38 AM PDT 22 October 2019 Strong to gale force westerlies over central and northern waters will
continue to diminish this morning as a ridge of high pressure builds
over the region. Winds will increase again to gale to storm force
southeast on Wednesday due to an approaching Pacific frontal system.
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