Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 09:30 PM PST 17 December 2018
Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots diminishing to southeast 20 to 30 late this evening and to southeast 10 to 20 late overnight. Wind increasing to south 20 to 30 Tuesday afternoon.
Periods of rain.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - north of NanaimoIssued 10:14 PM PST 17 December 2018
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 PST 17 December 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight dissipating frontal system located over
the Washington Coast.
At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low located over northern Bowie.
By 10:00 a.m. PST Tuesday low located over the southern Alaska
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:18 PM PST 17 December 2018 Storm force southeasterlies will ease to gale force southwesterlies
in the wake of the front across central and southern offshore waters
Over southern waters, southeast gale force winds will subside to
strong southeasterlies overnight.
A low over Northern Bowie will move towards the Alaskan Panhandle
overnight. Storm force southerlies will develop overnight across
northern and central waters.
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