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Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 27 May 2024

Tonight and Tuesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots diminishing to southeast 5 to 15 early this evening then increasing to southeast 15 to 20 Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing to variable 5 to 15 Tuesday evening except southwest 20 near Qualicum Beach.

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Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 27 May 2024
Wednesday Wind southwest 5 to 15 knots becoming light in the morning.
Thursday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming light late in the day.
Friday Wind light.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

Issued 4:10 PM PDT 27 May 2024

'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 27 May 2024 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today low located off Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday weakening low located over northern Bowie.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday trough located off Vancouver Island.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Tuesday weakening trough located over Tofino.

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