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Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 24 May 2024

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light early this evening then increasing to northwest 15 to 20 after midnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 late Saturday morning then becoming southerly 5 to 15 early Saturday afternoon.

Scattered showers ending Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 24 May 2024
Sunday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 30 in the morning.
Monday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 20 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 4:00 PM PDT 24 May 2024 Tonight and Saturday By 4:00 p.m. PDT today departing trough located over the Washington
Coast.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located west of the offshore waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Saturday weakening ridge located over Vancouver
Island.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT Saturday approaching trough located on a line
north-south over western Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:32 PM PDT 24 May 2024 A ridge of high pressure will move across the offshore waters
tonight. Ahead of the ridge, northwest gales west of Vancouver Island
will ease tonight or Saturday morning.

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