Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 18 September 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind light tonight and Wednesday.

A few showers beginning Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM 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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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.


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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 18 September 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today low 1014 mb located over northwestern Bowie.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight weakening low 1017 mb located over
western Bowie.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today trough from low located from Bowie to
Sandspit then to Explorer.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight weakening trough from low located from
Bowie to Cape Scott then to Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:17 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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