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Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

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Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 23 July 2024

Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind west 20 to 30 knots becoming west 20 late overnight then increasing to west 25 to 30 late Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 July 2024
Thursday Wind west 15 to 25 knots.
Friday Wind light increasing to west 15 to 25 knots late in the day.
Saturday Wind west 5 to 15 knots becoming west 10 to 20 late in the day.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 23 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 9:30 PM PDT 23 July 2024 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 1014 mb located over Queen Charlotte
Sound.
By 10:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday weakening low 1018 mb located west of
McInnes Island.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday approaching ridge located west of the
offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:21 PM PDT 23 July 2024 A low over Queen Charlotte Sound is spreading southeast gales to
West Vancouver Island North this evening. Winds will subside tonight
as the low weakens.

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