Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 19 October 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Wind light increasing to southerly 5 to 15 knots Friday morning and to northwest 15 to 20 Friday afternoon. Wind diminishing to southeast 10 to 15 Friday evening.

Showers with a risk of thunderstorms.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 19 October 2017
Saturday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots becoming southeast 25 to 35 in the morning then becoming southeast 20 to 30 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots veering to southwest 15 to 25.
Monday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots becoming southeast 15 to 25 late in the day.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 19 October 2017 Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT Friday ridge located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Friday departing ridge located on a line
north-south over the Coast Mountains.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT Friday approaching frontal system located off
the offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:21 PM PDT 19 October 2017 In the wake of a low, marginal gale force northwesterlies over the
offshore and northern waters will diminish late this evening.

An approaching frontal system will track across the offshore waters
Friday night. Ahead of the front, southeast gales will develop
Over the offshore waters Friday evening and spread to central
And northern waters overnight.

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