Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 18 September 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming light late this morning then becoming northwest 5 to 15 near midnight. Wind becoming light Wednesday morning.

A few showers beginning Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 18 September 2018
Thursday Wind light becoming southeast 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
Friday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots diminishing to southeast 10 to 15.
Saturday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 18 September 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today trough located from Haida Gwaii to Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today trough located from the North Coast to
Port Hardy.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:56 AM PDT 18 September 2018 A trough of low pressure over the North Coast will bring gale force
southeasterly winds over parts of Dixon Entrance, Hecate Strait, and
Queen Charlotte Sound today. Winds will ease below gale force this
afternoon, and to light to moderate tonight.

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