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Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 16 June 2021

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to west 10 to 20 knots late this afternoon then becoming west 15 to 25 near noon Thursday. Wind becoming west 20 to 30 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 16 June 2021
Friday Wind west 10 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind light increasing to west 10 to 20 knots late in the day.
Sunday Wind west 10 to 20 knots.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 16 June 2021

'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 10:30 AM PDT 16 June 2021 Today Tonight and Thursday At 2:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located over western Bowie.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Thursday weakening frontal system located over
western Haida Gwaii.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over southeastern Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:23 AM PDT 16 June 2021 A frontal system is approaching the Bowie region this morning.

Ahead of the front, marginal gale force southeasterly winds have
developed over Bowie. The gales will ease late this evening as
The frontal system moves over Haida Gwaii while weakening.

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