Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 09:30 PM PST 18 January 2017
Tonight and Thursday
Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots.
Periods of rain.
Issued 04:00 PM PST 18 January 2017
Friday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southeast 10 to 20 in the morning.
Saturday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 30.
Sunday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PST 18 January 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight trough located from Hecate Strait to
Queen Charlotte Sound then to Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Thursday weakening trough located from Hecate
Strait to Queen Charlotte Sound then to Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 a.m. PST Thursday approaching ridge located over the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:26 PM PST 18 January 2017 A trough of low pressure just north of Cape Scott will maintain gale
force southerly winds across the West Coast Vancouver Island North
and Queen Charlotte Strait tonight. These winds will ease to strong
winds later tonight as the trough weakens.
Pacific - South Coast Area
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
- Haro Strait
- Hecate Strait - southern half
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance
- Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance
- Queen Charlotte Sound - eastern half
- Queen Charlotte Sound - western half
- Queen Charlotte Strait
- Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
- Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
- West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern half
- West Coast Vancouver Island North
- West Coast Vancouver Island South
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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