Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 23 April 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located over the Lower Mainland.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight weakening ridge located over the Lower
Mainland.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today weakening low 1006 mb located 130 miles
west of Tofino.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today low located west of Explorer.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Thursday low 994 mb located 35 miles west
of Tofino.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:47 AM PDT 23 April 2014 An area of low pressure approaching from the west will approach
Explorer this afternoon and lie 35 miles west of Tofino by Thursday
morning. Strong to gale force winds are expected in the vicinity
Of the low for waters west of Vancouver Island. Winds should ease
diminish through the afternoon on Thursday as the low weakens and
continues on its slow track towards the mainland coast.