Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 25 March 2019

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light becoming northwest 10 knots early this morning then becoming light early this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 10 to 15 late this evening and to southeast 15 to 25 after midnight. Wind diminishing to southeast 10 Tuesday evening.

Showers beginning early this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 25 March 2019
Wednesday Wind light becoming northwest 5 to 15 knots in the morning.
Thursday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast 5 to 15.
Friday Wind light.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 25 March 2019

'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 AM PDT 25 March 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low located west of Oregon.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary low located off Explorer.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over central Vancouver Island.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday trough located on a line north-south over
Haida Gwaii.

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