Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 21 April 2018

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind west 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light after midnight then becoming west 15 early Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 21 April 2018
Monday Wind easterly 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Tuesday Wind easterly 10 to 20 knots becoming westerly 5 to 15 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind easterly 10 to 20 knots becoming westerly 5 to 15 late in the day.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 21 April 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight building ridge located on a line
north-south over Cape Scott.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Sunday frontal system located off Bowie.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Sunday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:31 PM PDT 21 April 2018 A ridge of high pressure will build in a north to south line over
Cape Scott tonight and Sunday. A frontal system will be approaching
the offshore waters on Sunday and will reach Bowie Sunday evening.

Light to moderate northwesterlies will prevail east of the ridge.
Gale force southerlies will develop over Bowie overnight as the
Front approaches and will spread to most areas adjacent to Haida
Gwaii by late Sunday afternoon or Sunday evening.

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