Howe Sound

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 October 2017

Tonight and Monday.

Wind southerly inflow 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light early this evening then increasing to northerly outflow 10 to 20 late overnight. Wind northerly outflow 10 to 20 Monday.

A few showers ending near midnight. Periods of light rain Monday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 October 2017
Tuesday Wind northerly outflow 15 to 25 knots diminishing to southerly inflow 5 to 15 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind southerly inflow 10 to 20 knots becoming northerly outflow 10 to 20 late in the day.
Thursday Wind light.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 22 October 2017 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating low 1000 mb located north
of Bowie.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday deepening low 996 mb located southwest
of Bowie.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Monday low 991 mb located over the Alaska
panhandle.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today building ridge located over the South Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:48 PM PDT 22 October 2017 A deepening low will approach Bowie from the southwest tonight to
reach the Alaska Panhandle as a 991 millibar low Monday afternoon.
Ahead of the low, winds will rise to southerly gales offshore
overnight, and to storm force southerlies Monday morning over the
northern and central waters. Winds will shift to gale force
westerlies in the wake of the low then ease to strong Monday
Evening. The associated front will remain over the central
Waters Monday night with southerly gales persisting.

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