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Johnstone Strait

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Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 13 April 2024

Tonight and Sunday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 20 to 30 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 20 after midnight then increasing to northwest 20 to 30 Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 13 April 2024
Monday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 10 knots becoming light.
Wednesday Wind east 15 knots.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Johnstone Strait

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 13 April 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 9:30 PM PDT 13 April 2024 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located over Haida Gwaii extending
southwestward.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Sunday weakening ridge located over the Central
Coast extending southwestward.

At 5:00 a.m. PDT Monday ridge located west of the offshore waters.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT Monday ridge located over the western offshore
waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:20 PM PDT 13 April 2024 A ridge of high pressure from Haida Gwaii to Northern Explorer will
spread moderate to strong northerlies across southern waters tonight
except gale force northwest over West Vancouver Island south of
Brooks Peninsula and northwest of Estevan Point this evening.

Winds will strengthen to strong to gale force northerlies to West
Vancouver Island south and Juan de Fuca Strait late Sunday afternoon.

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