Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 04 August 2020
Tonight and Wednesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming light Wednesday morning then becoming southeast 15 near noon Wednesday. Wind becoming variable 5 to 15 Wednesday afternoon except southwest 20 near Qualicum Beach Wednesday evening.
Rain Wednesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Georgia - north of NanaimoIssued 4:00 PM PDT 04 August 2020
'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 4:00 PM PDT 4 August 2020 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today weakening ridge located on a line north-south
over Cape Scott.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Wednesday weakening ridge located on a line
north-south over Tofino.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over Haida Gwaii.
By 1:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday frontal system located on a line
north-south over Hecate Strait.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:58 PM PDT 4 August 2020 A frontal system will move across the North Coast tonight while
weakening. Strong to gale force southerly winds over Dixon Entrance
East and Hecate Strait north will diminish to moderate westerly late
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