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Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 02 March 2021

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind westerly 20 to 30 knots diminishing to westerly 5 to 15 late this morning then becoming light early this evening. Wind becoming easterly 5 to 15 Wednesday morning then becoming light Wednesday evening.

Showers ending early this morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 02 March 2021
Thursday Wind easterly 5 to 15 knots increasing to easterly 15 to 25 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind easterly 10 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to 20.
Saturday Wind light.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 2 March 2021 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PST today cold front located over Hecate Strait.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today weakening cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.

At 10:30 a.m. PST Wednesday deepening trough located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Wednesday trough located over southern Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:06 AM PST 2 March 2021 A cold front tracking across Queen Charlotte Sound this morning will
slide south to lie over North Vancouver Island this afternoon.
Ahead of the front, southerly gales have developed over the northern
and central waters. In its wake, winds will shift to strong to gale
force westerlies which will ease tonight.

A trough of low pressure will approach the offshore waters on
Wednesday. Ahead of the trough, strong to gale force southwesterly
winds will develop over the central waters and North Vancouver
Island.

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