Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 22 October 2017

Tonight and Monday.

Wind light except southwest 15 knots near Qualicum Beach. Wind becoming southeast 5 to 15 after midnight then increasing to southeast 15 to 20 early Monday morning. Wind diminishing to southeast 5 to 15 Monday afternoon then becoming light early Monday evening.

A few showers or drizzle beginning early Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 October 2017
Tuesday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest 15 to 25.
Thursday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming light.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 22 October 2017 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight building ridge located over the South
Coast.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday deepening low 994 mb located southwest
of Bowie.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Monday low 991 mb located over the Alaska
panhandle.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:24 PM PDT 22 October 2017 A deepening low will approach Bowie from the southwest tonight to
reach the Alaska Panhandle as a 991 millibar low Monday afternoon.
Ahead of the low, winds will rise to southerly gales offshore
overnight, and to storm force southerlies Monday morning over the
northern and central waters. Winds will shift to gale force
westerlies in the wake of the low then ease to strong Monday
Evening. The associated front will remain over the central
Waters Monday night with southerly gales persisting.

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