Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
Issued 04:00 AM PST 19 February 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 30 to 40 knots diminishing to northeast 15 to 25 early this morning then becoming northeast 15 late this morning. Wind diminishing to light this afternoon then becoming easterly 5 to 15 late overnight. Wind backing to northerly 5 to 15 Tuesday afternoon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - east entranceIssued 04:00 AM PST 19 February 2018
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PST 19 February 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PST today trough located from the North Coast to
By 4:00 a.m. PST Tuesday weakening trough located from the North
Coast to Washington State.
At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:49 AM PST 19 February 2018 A trough stretching from the North Coast to Vancouver Island combined
with an Arctic ridge across the BC Interior continues to drive
Strong to gale force northerly winds as well as outflows through
mainland inlets. These winds will ease this morning as the trough
And ridge weaken.
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