Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 20 March 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southeast 5 to 15 knots this evening and to southeast 15 to 25 Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to southeast 5 to 15 Wednesday afternoon.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - north of NanaimoIssued 10:30 AM PDT 20 March 2018
'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 10:30 AM PDT 20 March 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Explorer.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Wednesday quasi-stationary cold front located
on a line northeast-southwest over central Vancouver Island.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:11 AM PDT 20 March 2018 A cold front over Northern Explorer will track southward today and
tonight and lie over Central Vancouver Island by Wednesday morning.
In its wake, gale force northwesterlies over Northern Bowie will ease
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