Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo


Marine Forecast

Issued 02:10 PM PDT 22 March 2018

Today Tonight and Friday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots except southwest 25 to 30 near Qualicum Beach today and early this evening. Wind southeast 15 to 25 Friday.

Showers. Risk of thunderstorms Friday morning and afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 22 March 2018
Saturday Wind light becoming northwest 10 knots in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind light.

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Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

Issued 2:10 PM PDT 22 March 2018

'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 Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 22 March 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today dissipating low located over southeastern

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today dissipating cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Tofino.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 1:16 PM PDT 22 March 2018 Gale force westerly winds over eastern sections of Juan de Fuca
strait will persist for the remainder of the day as a cold front
crosses the region. The gale force winds will shift to strong
southeasterly this evening.

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