Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 26 September 2022
Tonight and Tuesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southeast 15 to 25 knots early Tuesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - north of NanaimoIssued 9:30 PM PDT 26 September 2022
'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 9:30 PM PDT 26 September 2022 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located over the South Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday ridge located over BC interior.
At noon PDT Tuesday approaching low located west of Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:51 PM PDT 26 September 2022 A stationary front over Northern Bowie continues to weaken. Strong to
gale force southerly winds near the front will persist into the
evening hours before falling to moderate to strong.
Generally light winds are expected for southern waters today.
On Tuesday, a low pressure system will approach Explorer. Strong
southeasterlies are forecast develop over the offshore waters
Tuesday morning and reach Western Vancouver Island Tuesday afternoon.
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