Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 02 August 2015

Tonight and Monday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots after midnight except northwest 15 to 20 near Vancouver Island. Wind becoming northwest 5 to 15 late overnight then increasing to northwest 15 to 20 early Monday afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 20 to 25 late Monday afternoon and to northwest 30 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 02 August 2015
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 in the morning.
Wednesday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind light.

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Pacific - South Coast marine weather areas Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal South Nomad - 46036 Sentry Shoal - 46131 South Brooks - 46132 Halibut Bank - 46146 South Moresby - 46147 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 La Perouse Bank - 46206 East Dellwood - 46207 Discovery Island Esquimalt Harbour Kelp Reefs Malahat Race Rocks Lightstation Saturna Island Sheringham Point University of Victoria Victoria Gonzales Victoria Int'l Airport Ballenas Islands Campbell River Airport Comox Airport Entrance Island Fanny Island Nanaimo Airport Port Hardy Airport Sisters Islets Estevan Point Sartine Island Solander Island Tofino Airport Grief Point Powell River Airport Sechelt Cape St.James Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Herbert Island Point Atkinson Sand Heads Lightstation Vancouver Harbour Vancouver Int'l Airport West Vancouver Port Alberni Howe Sound - Pam Rocks Squamish Airport
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 02 August 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 2 August 2015 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located west of
the offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:31 PM PDT 2 August 2015 A ridge of high pressure well offshore will give strong to gale force
northwesterlies off Vancouver Island and through Johnstone Strait
Monday afternoon. Strong to gale force westerlies are also expected
through Juan de Fuca Strait tonight and Monday afternoon and evening.

Pacific - South Coast Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: