Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 PM PST 01 February 2015
Tonight and Monday
Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots diminishing to southeast 5 to 15 early this evening then increasing to southeast 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind diminishing to light early Monday afternoon.
Rain beginning early Monday morning.
There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PST 1 February 2015 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PST today ridge located over northern BC interior.
At 4:00 p.m. PST today cold front located on a line east-west
By midnight PST tonight quasi-stationary cold front located north
At 4:00 a.m. PST Monday cold front located on a line
northwest-southeast over western Queen Charlotte Sound.
By noon PST Monday cold front located on a line east-west over
northern Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:44 PM PST 1 February 2015 A cold front lying in an east to west line near Langara Island
This afternoon will move northward and stall over Dixon Entrance
Easterly gales north of the front will ease to moderate to strong
southerlies in its wake. Gale force northeast outflow winds through
North Coast mainland inlets will continue tonight and Monday.
A second low will pass over Haida Gwaii on Monday with
A front stretching to the southeast. Southeast gales ahead of the
front will ease to moderate to strong southwest winds in its wake.
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