Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 03 May 2015
Today Tonight and Monday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southerly 15 to 25 knots near noon Monday.
Showers beginning Monday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - north of NanaimoIssued 10:30 AM PDT 03 May 2015
'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 10:30 AM PDT 3 May 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday ridge located on a line north-south over
central Vancouver Island.
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today cold front located over western Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday cold front located on a line north-south
over Queen Charlotte Sound.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday low 1006 mb located over southern Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:23 AM PDT 3 May 2015 A cold front over western sections of Bowie region this morning will
rotate to an east-west orientation over the region tonight.
Strong to gale force southeast winds to 35 knots over northern
portions of Bowie will ease and shift to the northeast later
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