Issued 04:00 PM PDT 18 July 2018
Tonight and Thursday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 20 to 30 knots tonight and
There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Johnstone StraitIssued 4:00 PM PDT 18 July 2018
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PDT 18 July 2018 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today building ridge located west of the offshore
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Thursday ridge located west of Bowie.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary trough located over southern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:50 PM PDT 18 July 2018 A centre of high pressure will remain nearly stationary west of the
offshore waters. Moderate to strong northwesterlies will continue to
prevail east of the centre of high pressure with local gales
Expected off the west coast of Vancouver Island.
A strong push of marine air through Juan de Fuca Strait will
Generate strong to gale force westerly winds tonight and Thursday