Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 02 August 2021
Tonight and Tuesday.
Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 Tuesday morning and to light Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 15 to 20 Tuesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PDT 2 August 2021 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located from the Central Coast
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Tuesday ridge located over northern Vancouver
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located over Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday frontal system located over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:17 PM PDT 2 August 2021 A ridge of high pressure west of Vancouver Island and strong daytime
heating over the BC Interior are producing strong to gale force
inflow winds through Juan de Fuca and strong to gale force
northwesterly winds through Johnstone Strait every day in the
Late afternoon and evening. Winds then ease to moderate to strong by
On Tuesday, an approaching front will produce strong to gale force
southerly winds over the northern waters.
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- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Explorer - northwestern half
- Explorer - southeastern half
- Haro Strait
- Hecate Strait - southern half
- Howe Sound
- Johnstone Strait
- Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
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- Arctic - Western Arctic
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- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
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