Bowie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 April 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 20 knots backing to southwest 15 this morning then increasing to south 20 to 30 late this afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 35 to 45 late this evening then veering to southwest 25 to 35 Saturday morning. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 to 25 Saturday evening.

Periods of rain beginning this evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 April 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 late this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 April 2016
Sunday Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots increasing to southerly 30 to 35 in the afternoon then diminishing to west 15 to 25 late in the day.
Monday Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots.

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Mackenzie - Mackenzie River marine weather areas Great Slave Lake - 45141 Great Slave Lake North Arm - 45150 Herschel Island Komakuk Beach Shingle Point Airport Aklavik Airport Cape Parry Airport Fort Good Hope Airport Tulita Airport Fort Providence Fort Reliance Fort Resolution Airport Fort Simpson Airport Hay River/Merlyn Carter Airport Inner Whaleback Rocks Inuvik Airport Keats Point Norman Wells Airport Paulatuk Airport Pelly Island Tuktoyaktuk Airport Wrigley Airport Yellowknife Airport Kugluktuk Airport Hat Island Cambridge Bay Airport Cape Peel West Stefansson Island Ulukhaktok Airport Sachs Harbour Airport Thomsen River Egg Island Fort Chipewyan Airport Stony Rapids Airport Liverpool Bay Little Chicago Lutselke Airport Storm Hills Croker River Prairie River Uranium City Cape Providence Tuktoyaktuk Bathurst Inlet Gateshead Island
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Bowie

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 April 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 29 April 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today building ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight weakening ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Saturday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Langara.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:58 AM PDT 29 April 2016 A building ridge of high pressure over Haida Gwaii today will produce
strong to gale force west to northwest winds over southern waters.

A frontal system will approach Bowie this evening and move onto the
North Coast by Saturday afternoon. Gale force southeasterly winds
will develop ahead of the front over northern waters.

Mackenzie - Mackenzie River Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: