Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 05 August 2020
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light becoming southeast 15 knots near noon then becoming variable 5 to 15 late this afternoon except southwest 20 near Qualicum Beach this evening. Wind becoming northwest 10 to 20 near midnight then becoming northwest 5 to 15 Thursday afternoon. Wind becoming light Thursday evening.
Rain tonight and Thursday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - north of NanaimoIssued 10:30 AM PDT 05 August 2020
'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 10:30 AM PDT 5 August 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over eastern Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 2:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over the Central Coast.
At 5:00 p.m. PDT today trough located on a line north-south over
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Thursday trough located on a line north-south
over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:18 AM PDT 5 August 2020 Westerly marginal gales are expected to develop over eastern
And Central Juan de Fuca Strait on Thursday morning.
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