Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 October 2016
Tonight and Monday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind easterly 5 to 15 knots except northeast 25 over southern sections overnight and Monday morning. Wind becoming easterly 15 to 25 Monday morning then veering to southeast 20 to 30 Monday afternoon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - south of NanaimoIssued 5:25 PM PDT 23 October 2016
'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 4:00 PM PDT 23 October 2016 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today low 996 mb located 30 miles west of Langara.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday weakening low 998 mb located over
At 6:00 p.m. PDT Monday low 973 mb located over southwestern
By 6:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday low 980 mb located over northern Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 4:00 PM PDT 23 October 2016 A low off Langara Island late this afternoon will move off to the
west this evening while weakening.
East to southeast gales to 45 knots near the low will ease later
today and this evening.
A stronger low moving northward will lie over Southwestern Explorer
Winds will rise to storm force east to southeast ahead of the low.
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