Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 26 September 2021
Today Tonight and Monday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots becoming southeast 20 to 30 early this evening then diminishing to southwest 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to southeast 15 to 20 early Monday morning.
Rain changing to showers near midnight and ending near noon Monday. Showers Monday evening.
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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 26 September 2021
'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 26 September 2021 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today low 979 mb located 360 miles west of Cape
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Monday low 986 mb located over Haida Gwaii.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT Monday approaching ridge located west of the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:28 AM PDT 26 September 2021 A deep area of low pressure will approach central offshore waters
today and reach Haida Gwaii by midday Monday. The low will then
weaken as it slowly makes its way towards the Alaskan Panhandle
Monday afternoon. Ahead of the low, strong to gale force southerlies
will spread to most waters by this afternoon. Gale force
southwesterlies are forecast south of the low. Gale force
northwesterlies will develop over the offshore waters as
The low passes.
A ridge of high pressure will approach Pacific coastal waters on
Monday, prolonging strong to gale force northwesterlies through
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