Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 10:30 AM PST 25 February 2024
Today Tonight and Monday.
Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots except southwest 20 near Qualicum Beach. Wind becoming northwest 20 to 30 near noon then diminishing to northwest 10 to 20 late this afternoon. Wind becoming variable 5 to 15 this evening then becoming northwest 10 to 20 early Monday morning. Wind becoming northwest 15 to 25 Monday afternoon then becoming northwest 20 to 30 Monday evening.
Showers ending near midnight.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PST 25 February 2024 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:30 a.m. PST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over central Vancouver Island.
At 10:30 a.m. PST today departing low located over the North Coast.
At 4:00 p.m. PST today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over the North Coast.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Monday trough located on a line north-south over
the Central Coast.
At 9:00 p.m. PST Monday approaching frontal system located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:17 AM PST 25 February 2024 A trough of low pressure over Central Vancouver Island will track
towards the Southern BC Interior today. The trough will spread strong
to gale force westerly or northwesterly winds to parts of the
southern waters this afternoon then easing this evening.
Also, another trough of low pressure north of Haida Gwaii will track
towards the Central BC Interior today. Gale to storm force
northwesterly winds will continue over the northern, central, and
offshore waters today, tonight, and Monday. Strong to gale force
northwesterly winds will also develop over parts of the southern
waters, and Explorer Monday morning.
Pacific - Georgia Basin Area
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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