Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 16 September 2021
Today Tonight and Friday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to easterly 15 to 25 knots Friday morning and to westerly 30 Friday afternoon.
Rain overnight and Friday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - central straitIssued 10:30 AM PDT 16 September 2021
'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 10:30 AM PDT 16 September 2021 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
By midnight PDT tonight departing ridge located on a line
north-south over Victoria.
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today frontal system located west of the offshore
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Friday frontal system located from the North
Coast to Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT Friday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Vancouver Island.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:25 AM PDT 16 September 2021 An approaching Pacific frontal system west of the offshore waters
will move across Bowie this afternoon and then across northern and
central waters tonight.
Gale force southeast winds over Bowie and Northern Explorer will
Progress to northern and central waters and Southern Explorer this
afternoon, and then to west coast Vancouver Island tonight. Winds
will reach storm force southeast just ahead of the front tonight.
The front will progress into the South Coast Friday morning. Strong
to gale force southeast winds will develop in the region as the front
Winds are forecast to ease to moderate to strong westerly in the wake
of the front.
Pacific - South Coast Area
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
- Haro Strait
- Hecate Strait - southern half
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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