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Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 07 April 2020

Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 5 to 15 after midnight. Wind northwest 5 to 15 Wednesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 07 April 2020
Thursday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 25 late in the day.
Friday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15.
Saturday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15.

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Ice Conditions

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 07 April 2020

'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 7 April 2020 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday frontal system located over northern
Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:46 PM PDT 7 April 2020 A frontal system will cross the northern waters tonight and
Wednesday producing gale force southerly winds over the region. The
winds will ease later Wednesday evening as the system weakens.

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