Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 15 May 2021
Tonight and Sunday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest 15 early Sunday morning then increasing to northwest 15 to 20 early Sunday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - north of NanaimoIssued 9:30 PM PDT 15 May 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 9:30 PM PDT 15 May 2021 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located over the
Central Coast to Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:22 PM PDT 15 May 2021 A quasi-stationary ridge of high pressure is located over Explorer
and Queen Charlotte Sound. East of the ridge, gale force
northwesterlies have redeveloped over West Coast Vancouver Island
South this evening. The gales will ease to strong northwesterly
Strong to gale force inflow winds are expected for eastern portions
of Juan de Fuca Strait on Sunday evening, lasting into the overnight
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