Bowie - southern half
Issued 09:30 PM PST 10 February 2016
Tonight and Thursday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots diminishing to southerly 25 near midnight then increasing to southeast 30 to 40 Thursday morning. Wind veering to south 35 to 45 Thursday evening.
Chance of showers changing to rain early Thursday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Bowie - southern halfIssued 9:30 PM PST 10 February 2016
'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 SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PST 10 February 2016 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight quasi-stationary ridge located over
At 4:00 a.m. PST Thursday low 990 mb located west of Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Thursday low 982 mb located west of Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:25 PM PST 10 February 2016 Near gale to gale force southerly winds will persist for most of the
northern waters tonight.
Widespread southeast gales will redevelop Thursday morning over the
outer waters as a frontal system arrives. By Thursday evening the
frontal system will lie through Hecate Strait and the headlands
giving near storm force southeasterly winds.
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