Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 28 June 2016
Tonight and Wednesday
Wind light increasing to northwest 15 to 20 knots late this evening then diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 early Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to light early Wednesday afternoon then increasing to northwest 15 to 20 Wednesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PDT 28 June 2016 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:48 PM PDT 28 June 2016 A ridge of high pressure will remain nearly stationary over Haida
Gwaii tonight and Wednesday. To the east of the ridge, strong to gale
force northwest winds will prevail over West Vancouver Island,
Johnstone Strait and Juan de Fuca Strait. Winds may ease somewhat on
Wednesday but are expected to strengthen again to gale force in the
late afternoon and evening.
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