Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 July 2021
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light except southwest 20 knots near Qualicum Beach early this morning. Wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 near noon then becoming light early this evening. Wind becoming northwest 5 to 15 late this evening then becoming light Saturday morning. Wind becoming northwest 5 to 15 Saturday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - north of NanaimoIssued 06:57 AM PDT 23 July 2021
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PDT 23 July 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over Hecate Strait.
By 6:00 a.m. PDT today dissipating trough located over the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:52 AM PDT 23 July 2021 A trough of low pressure laying through Hecate Strait will move onto
the mainland coast early this morning. Ahead of the trough, strong to
gale force southeasterly winds will shift to moderate southwesterly
in its wake.
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