Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 20 June 2018
Tonight and Thursday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southeast 5 to 15 knots early this evening and to southeast 15 to 25 Thursday morning. Wind becoming southeasterly 10 to 20 Thursday afternoon.
Chance of showers late this afternoon and early this evening with a risk of thunderstorms.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - south of NanaimoIssued 4:00 PM PDT 20 June 2018
'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PDT 20 June 2018 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located over western Bowie.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Thursday building ridge located from the North
Coast to Explorer.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over Haida Gwaii.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Thursday approaching trough located west of Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:40 PM PDT 20 June 2018 Gale force westerlies will develop through Juan de Fuca Strait early
this evening and ease early Thursday morning then redevelop late
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