Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 29 March 2017
Tonight and Thursday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots diminishing to variable 10 early this evening then increasing to northwest 15 to 20 late this evening. Wind diminishing to light Thursday evening.
Chance of showers late this afternoon and this evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - north of NanaimoIssued 4:00 PM PDT 29 March 2017
'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 4:00 PM PDT 29 March 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing low located over BC interior.
At 11:00 a.m. PDT Thursday cold front located over 53N 146W
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Thursday cold front located over Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:46 PM PDT 29 March 2017 Strong to gale force westerlies in the wake of a passing cold front
will persist over central and eastern sections of Juan de Fuca
On Thursday morning, a cold front will approach the offshore waters.
The cold front will lie over Bowie by late Thursday evening. Ahead
Of the front winds will rise to gale to storm force southeasterlies
over offshore and northern waters.
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