Bowie - southern half
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 27 April 2017
Today Tonight and Friday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind westerly 15 to 25 knots diminishing to westerly 10 to 15 early this afternoon and to light this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 15 Friday morning and to southeast 15 to 25 Friday afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 30 to 40 Friday evening.
Chance of showers today. Rain beginning Friday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Bowie - southern halfIssued 10:30 AM PDT 27 April 2017
'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 10:30 AM PDT 27 April 2017 Today Tonight and Friday By 10:30 a.m. PDT today departing low located off the Alaska
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today building ridge located west of the offshore
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Friday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Queen Charlotte Sound.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:30 AM PDT 27 April 2017 A building ridge of high pressure offshore will bring strong
northwesterlies this afternoon over the inner South Coast and
The southern sections of west coast Vancouver Island. Winds will
Ease Friday morning as the ridge moves closer to Vancouver Island.
A developing low will move onto Bowie Friday night. Winds will
increase to gale to storm force southeast over the north and central
waters ahead of the low.
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