Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 30 May 2020
Tonight and Sunday.
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 20 near midnight then diminishing to northwest 5 to 15 near noon Sunday. Wind becoming light Sunday afternoon then becoming northwest 5 to 15 Sunday evening.
Showers ending near noon Sunday. Risk of thunderstorms late this afternoon and this evening.
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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 PDT 30 May 2020 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Queen Charlotte Sound.
By midnight PDT tonight weakening ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today low 1000 mb located northwest of Bowie.
By 8:00 a.m. PDT Sunday weakening low 1002 mb located northwest
At 1:00 p.m. PDT Sunday building ridge located on a line north-south
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Sunday ridge located on a line north-south
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:50 PM PDT 30 May 2020 A ridge of high pressure on a line northeast-southwest from Explorer
to Queen Charlotte Sound will produce strong to marginal gale force
northwesterly or westerly winds over parts of the southern waters
tonight. The winds will ease early Sunday morning as the
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