Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo
Issued 09:30 PM PST 25 February 2024
Tonight and Monday.
Wind variable 5 to 15 knots except southwest 10 to 20 near Qualicum Beach. Wind becoming northwest 15 to 25 late overnight then becoming northwest 20 to 30 late Monday afternoon.
Showers this evening.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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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 PST 25 February 2024 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the North Coast.
By 10:30 a.m. PST Monday trough located on a line north-south over
the Central Coast.
At 4:00 p.m. PST Monday ridge located west of Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PST Monday ridge located over northwestern Explorer.
At 4:00 a.m. PST Tuesday trough located on a line north-south
By 4:00 p.m. PST Tuesday trough located on a line north-south over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:33 PM PST 25 February 2024 A trough along the North Coast will keep the gale force
northwesterlies over northern, central, and offshore waters tonight
and Monday. Westerly gales through Juan de Fuca Strait will diminish
A ridge of high pressure will build over Bowie on Monday afternoon.
This will support another round of northwesterly gales southwest
Of Tofino and Southern Strait of Georgia. Westerly gales are expected
through Juan de Fuca Strait.
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