Explorer - southeastern half
Issued 09:30 PM PST 13 February 2016
Tonight and Sunday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to west 25 to 35 late overnight then becoming west 25 Sunday morning. Wind backing to southwesterly 10 to 20 Sunday afternoon then increasing to southwest 20 to 30 Sunday evening.
Rain beginning late overnight and ending near noon Sunday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Explorer - southeastern halfIssued 9:30 PM PST 13 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 13 February 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. PST Sunday low located off Bowie.
By noon PST Sunday departing low 991 mb located over northern Bowie.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:05 PM PST 13 February 2016 A low pressure system will track across Northern Bowie Sunday morning
and into the Alaskan Panhandle by the evening. Ahead of the low, gale
force southerlies will develop over central and northern waters early
Sunday morning and shift to gale force westerlies in its wake.
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