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Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo

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Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 17 May 2024

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind variable 5 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 20 near midnight then diminishing to westerly 5 to 15 early Saturday afternoon.

Showers overnight and Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 May 2024
Sunday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots backing to southwest 5 to 15.
Tuesday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots.

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Map of Pacific - Georgia Basin marine weather areas Sentry Shoal - 46131 Halibut Bank - 46146 La Perouse Bank - 46206 Georgia Strait - 46303 English Bay – 46304 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
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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 17 May 2024 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight dissipating ridge located on a line
north-south over central Explorer.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight trough located over southern Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Saturday weakening trough located over Explorer.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT Saturday building ridge located west of the
offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:18 PM PDT 17 May 2024 Strong to gale force westerly gales will prevail through Juan de Fuca
strait tonight. These winds will ease below gales by early Saturday
morning.

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