Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 20 October 2019
Today Tonight and Monday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots diminishing to south 10 to 15 this afternoon except southerly 15 to 20 south of Tsawwassen. Wind diminishing to light early this evening except southwest 10 to 15 south of Tsawwassen. Wind becoming southeast 10 to 15 after midnight then increasing to southeast 15 to 25 early Monday morning.
Rain ending this evening. Rain Monday.
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Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - south of NanaimoIssued 10:30 AM PDT 20 October 2019
'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 10:30 AM PDT 20 October 2019 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over the Central Coast.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over southern Vancouver Island.
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today low located west of Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today weakening low located over northern Hecate
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday low located west of the offshore waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Monday departing low located over Queen Charlotte
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:22 AM PDT 20 October 2019 A frontal system will cross the Central Coast this morning and the
South Coast this afternoon. Gale force southeast winds will accompany
the front then switch to gale force westerlies in its wake.
The next low pressure system moves across offshore waters Monday
morning and makes landfall on the Central Coast by late Monday
afternoon. Gale force southeast winds ahead of the low will switch to
gale force westerlies in behind.
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