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Johnstone Strait

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 19 July 2024

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light early this morning then increasing to northwest 15 to 25 late this afternoon. Wind becoming northwest 15 overnight then increasing to northwest 25 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 04:00 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 19 July 2024 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today weakening ridge located on a line north-south
over southern Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low located over western Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating low located over northern Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:16 PM PDT 18 July 2024 Strong to gale force westerly winds will continue through Juan de
Fuca Strait this evening. Winds will ease overnight.

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