Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 25 April 2015
Today Tonight and Sunday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind variable 5 to 15 knots becoming light this morning then increasing to southeast 10 to 15 this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 15 to 25 Sunday morning.
Chance of showers early this morning. A few showers beginning Sunday afternoon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - south of NanaimoIssued 04:00 AM PDT 25 April 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 4:00 AM PDT 25 April 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating ridge located on a line
north-south over Cape Scott.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today intensifying cold front located over the
western offshore waters.
By 7:00 a.m. PDT Sunday cold front located on a line north-south
over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:46 AM PDT 25 April 2015 A low will pass west of offshore waters tonight night and will deepen
to 977 MB as it moves into the Northern Gulf of Alaska. A leading
cold front will reach Haida Gwaii near down Sunday morning.
Ahead of the front, gale to storm force southeasterly winds will
develop this afternoon through Sunday morning over northern and
central waters. The winds will shift to strong to gale force
southwesterlies in its wake. Strong southeasterly winds will spread
to inner south coastal waters on Sunday.
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