Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 01 August 2015
Tonight and Sunday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 25 late this evening then diminishing to northwest 15 Sunday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - south of NanaimoIssued 9:30 PM PDT 01 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 1 August 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located west of
the offshore waters.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:19 PM PDT 1 August 2015 A ridge of high pressure well offshore will give strong
To gale force northwesterlies off Vancouver Island and through
Johnstone Strait this weekend. Strong to gale force westerlies
Are also expected through Juan de Fuca Strait in the evening.
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