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Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PST 06 December 2023

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots except northwest 15 to 20 over southern sections late this afternoon and this evening. Wind becoming light late overnight then becoming northwest 5 to 15 Thursday morning except northwest 15 to 20 over southern sections Thursday afternoon and evening.

Scattered showers this morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 06 December 2023
Friday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon then increasing to southeast 10 to 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southeast 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind light becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots.

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Map of Pacific - Georgia Basin marine weather areas Sentry Shoal - 46131 Halibut Bank - 46146 La Perouse Bank - 46206 Georgia Strait - 46303 English Bay – 46304 Discovery Island Esquimalt Harbour Kelp Reefs Malahat Race Rocks Lightstation Saturna Island Sheringham Point University of Victoria Victoria Gonzales Victoria Int'l Airport Ballenas Islands Campbell River Airport Comox Airport Entrance Island Fanny Island Nanaimo Airport Sisters Islets Estevan Point Port Alberni Tofino Airport Grief Point Howe Sound - Pam Rocks Powell River Airport Sechelt Squamish Airport Point Atkinson Sand Heads Lightstation Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal Vancouver Int'l Airport Vancouver Harbour West Vancouver
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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PST 6 December 2023 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PST today weakening low located over the Gulf
of Alaska.

At 10:30 a.m. PST today building ridge located over Vancouver
By 10:00 a.m. PST Thursday ridge located over BC interior.

At 10:30 a.m. PST today trough located southwest of Explorer.
By 10:00 a.m. PST Thursday trough located over the Washington Coast.

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