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Johnstone Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 July 2021

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots becoming northwest 20 this afternoon then increasing to northwest 25 to 35 early this evening. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 near midnight then becoming northwest 10 to 20 overnight. Wind becoming northwest 15 to 25 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 July 2021
Saturday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 in the morning then increasing to northwest 25 to 35 late in the day.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 late in the day.
Monday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Johnstone Strait

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 July 2021

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 AM PDT 29 July 2021 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Cape Scott.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary low located off Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:50 AM PDT 29 July 2021 A ridge of high pressure west of Vancouver Island and strong day-time
heating over the BC Interior will drive strong to gale force inflow
winds through Juan de Fuca and strong to gale force northwesterly
winds through Johnstone Strait again this evening.

Winds are forecast to ease after midnight.

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