Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 30 October 2020
Tonight and Saturday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 early this evening and to light after midnight. Wind becoming east 10 early Saturday morning then becoming light early Saturday afternoon. Wind becoming northwest 10 Saturday evening.
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Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - south of NanaimoIssued 4:00 PM PDT 30 October 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 4:00 PM PDT 30 October 2020 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located west of Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
northern Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Saturday frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Saturday frontal system located over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:49 PM PDT 30 October 2020 A frontal system will move onto Bowie on Saturday morning and reach
the North Coast in the evening. Winds will rise to gale force
southerly over the central and northern waters as the front
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