Bowie - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 07 October 2015

Today Tonight and Thursday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 this morning then diminishing to southerly 20 to 25 this evening. Wind veering to southwest 10 to 20 Thursday afternoon.

Periods of rain.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 07 October 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 07 October 2015
Friday Wind southeast 40 to 50 knots diminishing to southwest 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 30.
Sunday Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots backing to northeast 35 to 45.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 07:30 AM PDT 07 October 2015

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 7 October 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today deepening low 981 mb located at 51N 149W.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Thursday departing low 971 mb located over the
northwestern Gulf of Alaska.

At 11:00 p.m. PDT Thursday approaching low 980 mb located off

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:44 AM PDT 7 October 2015 A large deepening low pressure system will remain west of the
offshore waters this week. Ahead of the low, gale force southeasterly
winds will develop this morning over central and offshore waters and
spread to northern waters tonight.

On Thursday, southeasterly winds over most of the outer waters will
increase to gale or storm force as a disturbance moves through the

A series of disturbances will continue to develop and rotate around
the system and move across BC waters this week. Gale to storm force
southerly winds are expected through Sunday over most waters.

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