Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 23 June 2021
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots except southeast 5 to 15 near Vancouver. Wind becoming south 5 to 15 near noon then becoming light late this afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 10 to 15 early this evening and to northwest 15 to 25 late this evening. Wind diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 early Thursday morning then increasing to northwest 15 to 25 near noon Thursday.
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Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - south of NanaimoIssued 10:30 AM PDT 23 June 2021
'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 10:30 AM PDT 23 June 2021 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Haida Gwaii.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Thursday quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located off Bowie.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Thursday frontal system located over Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:24 AM PDT 23 June 2021 A ridge of high pressure over the offshore waters will give strong to
gale force northwest winds over the west coast of Vancouver Island
and in Johnstone Strait through Thursday.
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