Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 06 October 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday
Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 15 knots late this afternoon and to southeast 15 to 20 Wednesday afternoon.
A few showers beginning near midnight changing to rain Wednesday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PDT 6 October 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today deepening low 997 mb located at 44N 147W.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday deepening low 987 mb located at 48N 147W.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:23 AM PDT 6 October 2015 A 997 MB low pressure system over Eastern Pacific will deepen and
expand during the next few days. The system will start to affect
BC waters on Wednesday. A series of disturbances rotating around the
big low will bring gale force southeasterly winds to most BC waters
Wednesday and Wednesday night.
The system is expected to remain over Eastern Pacific during the
week. A series of intense disturbances will develop and rotate around
the system. Gale to storm force southerly winds will continue
Through Sunday as these disturbances move across BC waters.
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