Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 10:30 AM PST 01 March 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday
Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 15 knots early this afternoon and to southeast 15 to 20 late this afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 20 to 30 late overnight.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PST 1 March 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1:00 a.m. PST Thursday cold front from low located over Bowie.
By 10:30 a.m. PST Thursday cold front located on a line north-south
over the Central Coast.
At 4:00 p.m. PST Thursday weakening cold front located over the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:16 AM PST 1 March 2017 An approaching low pressure centre will move northeast through Bowie
tonight. The associated cold front will track across the offshore
waters tonight and Haida Gwaii Thursday morning, then slide
southwards down the BC coast Thursday afternoon.
Ahead of the front, gale force southerly winds will develop over the
offshore, central and northern waters tonight then shift to westerly
gales Thursday morning in its wake.
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