Queen Charlotte Strait
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 22 June 2021
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest 15 to 20 early this morning then diminishing to northwest 5 to 15 near midnight. Wind increasing to northwest 15 to 20 Wednesday afternoon.
Periods of drizzle and fog patches ending near noon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Queen Charlotte StraitIssued 04:00 AM PDT 22 June 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 4:00 AM PDT 22 June 2021 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the offshore waters.
At 10:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday approaching frontal system located
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:53 AM PDT 22 June 2021 A quasi-stationary ridge of high pressure over the offshore waters
will give strong to gale force northwest winds over the west coast of
Vancouver Island and through Johnstone Strait today and
Strong westerly winds are expected through Juan de Fuca Strait
Today and Wednesday.
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