Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
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.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PST 20 January 2020 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located west of the offshore
By 4:00 a.m. PST Tuesday frontal system located from Haida Gwaii
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 StatementIssued 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.
Pacific - Georgia Basin Area
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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