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Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 11:11 PM PDT 21 June 2024

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 15 to 20 early Saturday morning then increasing to west 20 to 30 late Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 21 June 2024
Sunday Wind west 10 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind west 10 to 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind west 5 to 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 20 late in the day.

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Gale warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Issued 11:11 PM PDT 21 June 2024

'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 9:30 PM PDT 21 June 2024 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight dissipating ridge located over Explorer.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located on a line
north-south over Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Saturday weakening frontal system located near
Hecate Strait.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT Saturday approaching low located over western
Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:19 AM PDT 22 June 2024 A frontal system will continue to track across the North Coast
Today. Strong to gale force southeasterlies will persist over
The headlands of West Vancouver Island this morning.

A ridge of high pressure south of Explorer will produce strong to
gale force westerlies over eastern sections of Juan de Fuca Strait
this afternoon.

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