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Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 22 May 2024

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 near noon except southeast 10 to 15 over southern sections tonight and Thursday morning. Wind becoming southeast 15 to 20 Thursday morning then diminishing to variable 5 to 15 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 22 May 2024
Friday Wind southeast 5 to 15 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon then increasing to northwest 10 to 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots backing to southwest 5 to 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots.

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Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 22 May 2024
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 22 May 2024 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
eastern Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight weakening ridge located from Explorer to
the North Coast.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight trough located off Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Thursday trough located on a line north-south
over Queen Charlotte Sound.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:17 AM PDT 22 May 2024 Ahead of a ridge of high pressure, gale force northwesterlies over
waters west of Vancouver Island will ease today.

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