Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 10:30 AM PST 24 February 2021
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots late this afternoon and to southeast 15 to 25 near midnight. Wind becoming westerly 15 to 25 early Thursday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PST 24 February 2021 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PST today weakening ridge located on a line
north-south over the South Coast.
At 10:30 a.m. PST today frontal system located over Bowie.
By 7:00 p.m. PST tonight frontal system located over Hecate Strait.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:28 AM PST 24 February 2021 A ridge of high pressure over Northern Vancouver Island will weaken
and move over the Southwest BC Interior later this morning. As the
ridge moves eastward, a strong frontal system will approach the North
Coast. Gale to storm force southeast winds will spread eastwards
towards the North and Central Coasts today. A shift to gale to storm
force westerlies will follow as this system passes.
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- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
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