Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 27 October 2016

Tonight and Friday

Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots increasing to easterly 15 to 20 after midnight then diminishing to easterly 10 to 15 late Friday morning. Wind becoming variable 5 to 15 late Friday afternoon.

Periods of rain ending near noon Friday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 27 October 2016
Saturday Wind light becoming southeast 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind light becoming southeast 15 knots late in the day.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 27 October 2016 Tonight and Friday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the offshore waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Friday dissipating trough located from Bowie to
Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:29 PM PDT 27 October 2016 A trough of low pressure will move into the offshore waters tonight.
A small low will travel up the east side of the trough bringing a
local rise in wind and varying direction. This small low will be near
Southern Vancouver Island Friday morning, near the Northern Vancouver
Island Friday afternoon and in Queen Charlotte Sound Friday evening.

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