Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 30 June 2015
Tonight and Wednesday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 30 early this evening then diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 early Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 5 to 15 near noon Wednesday then increasing to northwest 20 to 25 Wednesday evening.
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Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - north of NanaimoIssued 4:00 PM PDT 30 June 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 4:00 PM PDT 30 June 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday approaching low located west of Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:38 PM PDT 30 June 2015 A ridge of high pressure offshore will continue to generate
widespread strong northwest winds over most marine regions tonight.
Strong to gale force northwest winds are expected west of Vancouver
Island and through Johnstone Strait tonight. Winds will rise to
strong to gale force westerly through Juan de Fuca Strait late this
An approaching low well offshore will spread southerly gales to Bowie
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