Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 29 January 2015

Tonight and Friday

Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 5 to 15 early Friday morning then becoming northwest 10 to 15 late Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 29 January 2015
Saturday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming light in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southeast 5 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PST 29 January 2015 Tonight and Friday At 4:00 p.m. PST today low 1009 mb located west of Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Friday low 1013 mb located over central Bowie.

At 4:00 p.m. PST Friday dissipating low 1020 mb located over
Hecate Strait.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:36 PM PST 29 January 2015 An approaching low pressure centre west of Explorer this afternoon
will track across Bowie tonight and then reach Hecate Strait Friday
afternoon. Strong to gale force southerlies over central and northern
waters will develop tonight to the south of the low. Strong to gale
force northeasterlies will develop tonight to the north of the low.
Winds will ease Friday evening.

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