Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 24 May 2018
Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 35 knots increasing to west 35 to 40 late Friday afternoon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Juan de Fuca Strait - central straitIssued 9:30 PM PDT 24 May 2018
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PDT 24 May 2018 Tonight and Friday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over eastern Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Friday weakening ridge located over southern
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight trough located over Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Friday trough located over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:16 PM PDT 24 May 2018 A ridge of high pressure over the offshore waters is producing near
gale force inflow winds through Juan de Fuca Strait. These winds are
expected to persist through Friday.
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