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Johnstone Strait

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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 19 July 2024

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to northwest 10 to 20 knots late this afternoon then diminishing to light early Saturday morning. Wind increasing to northwest 20 to 30 Saturday afternoon.

Fog patches dissipating near noon Saturday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 19 July 2024
Sunday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind northwest 10 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 25 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind northwest 10 knots increasing to northwest 15.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Johnstone Strait

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 19 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.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 19 July 2024 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today low located over northeastern Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating trough located over eastern
Bowie.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary low located west of Bowie.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT Saturday building ridge located on a line
north-south over Queen Charlotte Sound.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:28 AM PDT 19 July 2024 Strong southeast winds near the headlands of Vancouver Island will
rise to gale force this evening.

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