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Haro Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 July 2024

Tonight and Thursday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots except southwest 25 over southern sections late this afternoon and tonight. Wind becoming southwest 15 Thursday afternoon except southwest 25 over southern sections.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 July 2024
Friday Wind southwest 5 to 15 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 10 to 20 late in the day.
Sunday Wind southwest 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Haro Strait

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 17 July 2024

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 17 July 2024 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over northern Vancouver Island.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Thursday dissipating ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today weakening trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Thursday weakening trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 17 July 2024 A ridge of high pressure off Vancouver Island will result in strong
to gale force westerly winds through Juan de Fuca Strait tonight.

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