Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 19 March 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind light becoming westerly 10 to 15 knots this afternoon then diminishing to light near midnight. Wind becoming westerly 10 to 15 Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 19 March 2018
Wednesday Wind light becoming west 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind west 15 to 20 knots diminishing to southeast 10 to 15 late in the day.
Friday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 19 March 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Explorer.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday cold front located over northern Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Cape Scott.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:11 AM PDT 19 March 2018 A cold front will track southwards across northern waters on
Tuesday and lie over Cape Scott by the afternoon. In its wake,
marginal gale force northwesterlies will develop over Northern Bowie
early Tuesday morning.

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