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Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 20 January 2020

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots becoming southeast 15 to 25 near midnight then becoming southeast 20 to 30 late overnight. Wind southeasterly 20 to 30 Tuesday.

Periods of rain.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 20 January 2020
Wednesday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 30 in the morning.
Thursday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southeast 15 to 25 late in the day.
Friday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots.

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Map of Pacific - Georgia Basin marine weather areas Sentry Shoal - 46131 Halibut Bank - 46146 La Perouse Bank - 46206 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
Ice Conditions

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Warnings

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PST 20 January 2020 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located west of the offshore
waters.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Tuesday frontal system located from Haida Gwaii
to Tofino.

At 10:00 a.m. PST Tuesday trough located over Explorer.
By 10:00 p.m. PST Tuesday trough located over the South Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:54 PM PST 20 January 2020 A frontal system offshore will approach the BC coast tonight.
Ahead of the front, gale force southeasterly winds will spread to
most coastal waters tonight. Storm force southeasterlies are
Expected tonight over West Vancouver Island North. Winds will ease
To moderate to strong southerlies Tuesday as the system moves inland.

A trough will move across Explorer Tuesday morning and Vancouver
Island Tuesday afternoon. Strong to gale force southwesterlies will
develop behind the trough.

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