Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 04 December 2016

Tonight and Monday

Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to variable 5 to 15 late this evening then becoming southeast 10 to 20 late overnight. Wind becoming northerly 10 to 20 Monday evening.

Chance of showers Monday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 04 December 2016
Tuesday Wind northerly 10 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind easterly 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35.
Thursday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.

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Gale warning ended

Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo

Issued 4:00 PM PST 04 December 2016
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PST 4 December 2016 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PST today low located over the Gulf of Alaska.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Monday weakening low 1018 mb located southwest
of Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 a.m. PST Monday quasi-stationary high located over BC
interior.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:47 PM PST 4 December 2016 A low pressure centre over Northern Bowie is slowly moving southward.
Gale force westerly or northwesterly winds will continue over parts
of central and northern waters tonight.The gale force winds will
spread to southern offshore waters on Monday.

A ridge of high pressure will build over the British Columbia
Interior on Monday. This system in combination with a low pressure
system over the British Columbia waters will produce gale force
outflow winds through the mainland inlets.

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