Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 24 April 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 20 this evening then diminishing to northwest 5 to 15 Wednesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PDT 24 April 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today building ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary trough located west of
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:48 AM PDT 24 April 2018 A ridge of high pressure over BC Interior in combination with a
trough west of Vancouver Island will produce marginal gale force
northerly outflow winds through Howe Sound this morning. The winds
will ease later this morning but will redevelop overnight and
Another ridge of high pressure is building over the northern
Offshore waters. The trough west of the Vancouver Island will
intensify tonight. Marginal gale force northerly winds will develop
tonight and Wednesday morning over Explorer, west coast Vancouver
Island, Queen Charlotte Sound and Hecate Strait.
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- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
- Haro Strait
- Hecate Strait - southern half
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
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- Arctic - Western Arctic
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- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
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- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
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