Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
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.
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Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - south of NanaimoIssued 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 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 StatementIssued 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.
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