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Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 19 October 2019

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 10 knots becoming light late this evening then increasing to southeast 10 to 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to southeast 25 to 35 early Sunday morning then diminishing to southeast 10 to 15 Sunday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light early Sunday evening.

Rain Sunday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 19 October 2019
Monday Wind light increasing to southeast 15 to 25 knots in the morning.
Tuesday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light.
Wednesday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots.

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Gale warning in effect

Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 19 October 2019

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 19 October 2019 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located over western Bowie.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Sunday frontal system located from the North
Coast to Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Sunday low located over northern Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Sunday weakening low located over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:29 PM PDT 19 October 2019 A frontal system will cross the offshore waters late this evening and
eventually lie stretched from Hecate Strait to Queen Charlotte Sound
to Southern Explorer by Sunday morning. The front will progress into
the inner South Coast by midday Sunday. Gale force southeast winds
will accompany the front then switch to gale force westerlies in its
wake.

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