Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 18 December 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 20 to 25 early this morning and to west 10 to 15 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to light early this evening then increasing to east 10 to 15 near midnight. Wind backing to northeast 15 to 20 Tuesday morning then diminishing to light Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to west 15 to 25 Tuesday evening.

Rain beginning early this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 18 December 2017
Wednesday Wind west 20 to 30 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Thursday Wind light increasing to westerly 15 to 25 knots late in the day.
Friday Wind northeast 10 to 20 knots increasing to northeast 20 to 25.

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Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Issued 04:00 AM PST 18 December 2017

'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 PST 18 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. PST today deepening low 1014 mb located at 44N 133W.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Tuesday low 1000 mb located over northern
Washington State.

At 4:00 a.m. PST today low 1007 mb located at 57N 140W.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today weakening low 1014 mb located over northern
Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:51 AM PST 18 December 2017

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