Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 AM PST 26 January 2015
Today Tonight and Tuesday
Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast 10 to 15 early this morning then increasing to southeast 15 to 25 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 5 to 15 Tuesday afternoon.
A few showers beginning near midnight and ending overnight. Fog patches dissipating near noon.
There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PST 26 January 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PST today warm front located over Cape St. James
By 1:00 p.m. PST today warm front located over Hecate Strait
At 4:00 a.m. PST today low located west of Explorer.
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low 1002 mb located over Hecate Strait.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:45 AM PST 26 January 2015 A low pressure centre is approaching the offshore waters and will
move over Northern Explorer near noon. Strong to gale force
southeasterlies ahead of the low will develop late morning
And then shift to strong northwesterlies in its wake.
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