Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 AM PST 26 January 2021
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Wind easterly 15 to 25 knots becoming east 15 late overnight. Wind east 15 Wednesday.
Showers ending near noon. Showers overnight and Wednesday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PST 26 January 2021 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
At 4:00 a.m. PST today frontal system located over western Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today weakening frontal system located on a line
northwest-southeast over Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:56 AM PST 26 January 2021 A frontal system over Western Explorer this morning will stall over
Explorer in a northwest to southeast line this afternoon then weaken
tonight. Ahead of the front, winds will increase to gale to storm
force southeast this morning over the southern waters.
A ridge of high pressure will stall over BC Interior for the next few
days. Strong to gale force outflow winds will prevail through the
mainland inlets of BC coast.
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- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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