Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 June 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 30 this afternoon then becoming northwest 20 Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 5 to 15 near noon Wednesday.
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Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - north of NanaimoIssued 04:00 AM 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 AM PDT 30 June 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Bowie.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday approaching low located west of Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:56 AM PDT 30 June 2015 A ridge of high pressure offshore will continue to generate
widespread strong northwest winds over most marine regions today.
Gale force winds west of Vancouver Island will spread to Southern
Explorer this afternoon. West to northwesterly winds over the inner
coast will strengthen to strong to gale force late this afternoon.
An approaching low well offshore will spread southerly gales to Bowie
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