Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 13 November 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 30 early Wednesday morning then diminishing to southerly 10 to 20 near noon Wednesday.

Rain changing to showers Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 13 November 2018
Thursday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 13 November 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight trough located west of the offshore waters.
By 1:00 p.m. PST Wednesday departing trough located over the
Mainland Coast.

At 9:30 p.m. PST Wednesday approaching frontal system located over
southern Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:19 PM PST 13 November 2018 A trough of low pressure crossing the offshore waters tonight
Will cross the remaining regions on Wednesday. A Pacific low will
move into Southern Bowie Wednesday evening.

Over southern waters local southeast gales will occur tonight and
Wednesday morning. Over northern waters strong locally gale force
southeast winds will shift strong to gale force southwest in the
Wake of the trough. Winds will ease Wednesday afternoon and then
increase to southerly gales ahead of the low Wednesday evening.

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