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Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 07 May 2021

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots backing to southwest 5 to 15 late this afternoon then increasing to northwesterly 15 to 20 this evening. Wind diminishing to westerly 5 to 15 late overnight then becoming light late Saturday morning. Wind becoming southerly 5 to 15 early Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 07 May 2021
Sunday Wind light increasing to northwest 10 to 20 knots in the afternoon.
Monday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind light increasing to northwest 10 to 20 knots late in the day.

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Map of Pacific - South Coast marine weather areas South Nomad - 46036 Sentry Shoal - 46131 South Brooks - 46132 Halibut Bank - 46146 South Moresby - 46147 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 La Perouse Bank - 46206 East Dellwood - 46207 Georgia Strait - 46303 English Bay - 46304 Discovery Island Esquimalt Harbour Kelp Reefs Malahat Race Rocks Lightstation Saturna Island Sheringham Point University of Victoria Victoria Gonzales Victoria Int'l Airport Ballenas Islands Campbell River Airport Comox Airport Entrance Island Fanny Island Nanaimo Airport Port Hardy Airport Sisters Islets Estevan Point Port Alberni Sartine Island Solander Island Tofino Airport Grief Point Howe Sound - Pam Rocks Powell River Airport Sechelt Squamish Airport Cape St.James Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Herbert Island Point Atkinson Sand Heads Lightstation Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal Vancouver Int'l Airport Vancouver Harbour West Vancouver
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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 7 May 2021 Tonight and Saturday At 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight intensifying trough located west of
Haida Gwaii.
By 2:00 p.m. PDT Saturday departing trough located on a line
north-south over Hecate Strait.

At 8:00 a.m. PDT Saturday building ridge located over the offshore
waters.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
the offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:53 PM PDT 7 May 2021 A trough in a north to south line will move over Haida Gwaii early
Saturday morning and onto the North Coast by late afternoon. Strong
to locally gale force southeast winds will develop over the northern
and central waters ahead of the trough.

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