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Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 28 January 2021

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind easterly 15 to 25 knots diminishing to easterly 5 to 15 this morning then becoming easterly 10 to 20 overnight. Wind easterly 10 to 20 Friday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 28 January 2021
Saturday Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots backing to southeast 20 to 30 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind southwest 5 to 15 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 28 January 2021 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
interior.

At 4:00 a.m. PST today trough located from the Alaska panhandle
to the Central Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today weakening trough located from the Central
Coast to Explorer.

At 4:00 a.m. PST today frontal system located west of the offshore
waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 4:00 AM PST 28 January 2021 A ridge of high pressure will remain over the BC Interior. Strong to
gale force outflow winds will prevail through the coastal mainland
inlets through this morning.

Moderate freezing spray will develop through Douglas Channel this
evening and continue through this morning then return overnight.

A frontal system will approach the offshore waters late this
afternoon. Ahead of the front, southerly gales will develop over
Bowie, and the northern and central waters beginning this evening.

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