Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 26 March 2019

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southeast 5 to 15 knots becoming light late this afternoon then increasing to east 5 to 15 late this evening. Wind increasing to east 15 to 25 late overnight then becoming east 10 to 20 Wednesday afternoon.

Showers today.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 26 March 2019
Thursday Wind east 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Friday Wind east 5 to 10 knots becoming light.
Saturday Wind light.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 26 March 2019

'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 4:00 AM PDT 26 March 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today dissipating low located off Explorer.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today trough located on a line north-south over
southern Haida Gwaii.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over Bowie.

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