Howe Sound

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PST 18 January 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind northerly outflow 10 to 20 knots becoming southerly inflow 10 to 15 this afternoon then becoming northerly outflow 10 to 20 this evening.

Rain at times heavy.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 18 January 2017
Friday Wind northerly outflow 15 to 25 knots.
Saturday Wind northerly outflow 15 to 25 knots.
Sunday Wind northerly outflow 15 to 25 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PST 18 January 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PST today low 967 mb located over northern Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight departing low located over the Alaska
panhandle.

At 10:30 a.m. PST today trough located over southern Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today trough located over northern Vancouver
Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:25 AM PST 18 January 2017 A low pressure centre over Northern Bowie will move northward to lie
over the Alaska Panhandle this evening.

Gale force southeasterlies over the northern waters will ease by
This afternoon as the low departs.

A trough of low pressure approaching Vancouver Island today will
maintain gale force southerly winds across the southern waters.
These winds will ease to strong winds by early this evening as the
trough weakens.

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