Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 18 April 2018

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light tonight and Thursday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 18 April 2018
Friday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 25 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest 20 to 30.
Sunday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots.

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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.


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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 18 April 2018 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight building ridge located on a line
north-south over northern Vancouver Island.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Thursday ridge located on a line north-south
over central Vancouver Island.

At 5:00 a.m. PDT Thursday frontal system located over northwestern
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Thursday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:21 PM PDT 18 April 2018 A frontal system will be approaching the North Coast tonight. The
front will reach Bowie overnight and will lie in a northeast to
southwest line across Haida Gwaii by late Thursday afternoon.

Moderate to strong southerlies will rise to gale force
This evening over most of the central and
Northern waters ahead of the approaching front.

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