Issued 10:30 AM PDT 09 October 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southwest 30 to 40 knots except west 40 to 50 over northwestern sections. Wind becoming west 25 to 35 this afternoon then diminishing to southwest 15 to 25 this evening.
Showers. Risk of thunderstorms today and this evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
BowieIssued 10:30 AM PDT 09 October 2015
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 10:30 AM PDT 9 October 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today deepening low 965 mb located over
By 5:00 p.m. PDT today departing low 960 mb located off the Alaska
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today intensifying cold front located over
northwestern Vancouver Island.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT today departing cold front located over the
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today low 976 mb located over southern Bowie.
By 8:00 p.m. PDT tonight departing low 980 mb located over the
southern Alaska panhandle.
At midnight PDT tonight low 986 mb located west of Explorer.
By 2:00 p.m. PDT Saturday low 987 mb located over Hecate Strait.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:22 AM PDT 9 October 2015 Stormy conditions will prevail over the next few days as a series of
lows and frontal systems affect the BC coast. An intense area of low
pressure incorporating the remnants of hurricane oho will deepen to
960 millibars today as it moves northward toward the Alaskan
Panhandle. A second low centre will track northeastward across Haida
Gwaii this afternoon.
Storm to hurricane force winds over most areas from Northern
Vancouver Island northwards will weaken slightly this afternoon. Seas
will continue to build up to 9 metres for parts of the North Coast.
Winds will veer to gale to storm force southerly over most central
and northern waters as the second low approaches this afternoon.
A third low centre will bring gale force winds to the central part of
the coast Friday night and Saturday.
Mackenzie - Mackenzie River Area
- Axe Point mile 91 to Camsell Bend mile 290
- Camsell Bend mile 290 to Tulita mile 512
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West
- Fort Good Hope mile 684 to Point Separation mile 913
- Great Slave Lake - basin
- Great Slave Lake - east arm
- Great Slave Lake - north arm
- Hecate Strait
- Lake Athabasca - eastern half
- Lake Athabasca - western half
- North Mackenzie
- North Tuktoyaktuk
- Point Separation mile 913 to Kittigazuit Bay mile 1081
- Prince Alfred
- Prince of Wales
- Tuktoyaktuk - northern half
- Tuktoyaktuk - southern half
- Tulita mile 512 to Fort Good Hope mile 684
- West Coast Haida Gwaii
- Wrigley Harbour mile 0 to Axe Point mile 91
- Yukon Coast
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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