Bowie - southern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 29 April 2017

Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 30 to 40 knots diminishing to west 20 to 30 late overnight and to west 15 to 20 Sunday morning. Wind backing to southwest 10 to 15 Sunday afternoon.

Chance of showers changing to rain early Sunday evening.


Issued 04:00 PM PDT 29 April 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 5 to 7 metres subsiding to 4 near midnight and to 3 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 2 early Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 29 April 2017
Monday Wind southwest 5 to 15 knots increasing to south 20 to 30 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southwest 25 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southwest 25 knots.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Bowie - southern half

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 29 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 Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 29 April 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 997 mb located over Hecate Strait.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Sunday dissipating low 1008 mb located over
Prince Rupert.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:14 PM PDT 29 April 2017 A low over Haida Gwaii will move onto the North Coast overnight.
Gale to storm force southeasterlies over northern and central waters
will shift to gale force westerly in the wake of the low and diminish

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