Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 July 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming light this morning then becoming northwest 5 to 15 this evening. Wind becoming light Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 July 2017
Saturday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast 5 to 15 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast 5 to 15.
Monday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 27 July 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
the offshore waters.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located from the
Central Coast to Explorer.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT Friday approaching low located off Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:31 AM PDT 27 July 2017 A ridge of high pressure over the offshore waters will move across
Haida Gwaii today and remain stationary on a line from the Central
Coast to Southern Explorer tonight and Friday. Ahead of the ridge,
gale force westerlies will develop late this afternoon over Central
Juan de Fuca Strait and diminish overnight.

An approaching low will lie off Bowie by late Friday afternoon.
Ahead of the low, gale force southeasterlies will develop over the
offshore waters Friday afternoon.

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