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Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 July 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind variable 5 to 15 knots except southwest 20 to 30 near Qualicum Beach. Wind becoming northwest 15 to 20 early this evening then diminishing to northwest 5 to 15 late overnight. Wind northwest 5 to 15 Thursday.

Showers ending near midnight with a risk of thunderstorms. Showers beginning Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 July 2019
Friday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots becoming variable 5 to 15.
Sunday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots.

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Warnings

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Strong wind warning in effect

Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 17 July 2019

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 17 July 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing cold front located on a line
north-south over the Lower Mainland.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today weakening ridge located off Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:55 PM PDT 17 July 2019 A departing cold front has moved across the South Coast this
afternoon. In its wake, strong southeasterly winds over the strait
Of Georgia have shift to locally strong westerly. Gale force
westerlies will develop over the Juan de Fuca Strait late this
afternoon and persist through this evening.

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