Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 16 August 2022
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southeast 10 knots becoming light near noon then increasing to northwest 5 to 15 late this afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 15 to 25 late overnight. Wind northwest 15 to 25 Wednesday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - south of NanaimoIssued 10:30 AM PDT 16 August 2022
'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 16 August 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today frontal system located west of the offshore
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Bowie.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday building ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:18 AM PDT 16 August 2022 A frontal system will cross into Bowie today. Strong to gale force
southeasterlies over Bowie will spread to waters near Northern Haida
Gwaii this afternoon. Winds will ease early Wednesday morning as the
frontal system departs.
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