Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 August 2019
Tonight and Saturday.
Wind light increasing to northwest 15 to 20 knots Saturday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PDT 23 August 2019 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Vancouver.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today trough located on a line north-south
By noon PDT Saturday dissipating trough located on a line
north-south over the North Coast.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:12 AM PDT 23 August 2019 A dissipated cold front over central waters will give southeast gales
to the Central Coast and West Coast Vancouver Island North until mid
A trough of low pressure will track eastward across Bowie today
Then reach Hecate Strait by Saturday morning. Strong to gale force
southwesterly or westerly winds will develop over northern waters
As the system crosses the region.
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