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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 28 August 2016

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind south 5 to 10 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 25 this morning.

Rain beginning early this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 28 August 2016
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 28 August 2016
Tuesday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots.
Thursday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots.

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Ice Conditions

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 28 August 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary low located over Bowie.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today cold front located 30 miles southwest of
Cape St. James.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT today cold front located on a line
northwest-southeast over Cape Scott.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:52 AM PDT 28 August 2016 A quasi-stationary low centre will remain over Bowie region today
through Monday. A cold front to the south of the low will move to
central BC waters later this morning. Strong to gale force
southeasterlies ahead of the front will shift to moderate to strong
southwesterlies in its wake.

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