Bowie - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 28 August 2016

Tonight and Monday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind easterly 25 to 35 knots diminishing to south 15 to 25 near noon Monday except north 25 over western sections.

A few showers.


Issued 04:00 PM PDT 28 August 2016
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 2 metres building to 2 to 3 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 28 August 2016
Tuesday Wind variable 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind north 10 to 15 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 28 August 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 28 August 2016 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary low located over Bowie.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight weakening cold front located on a line
north-south over central Queen Charlotte Sound.
By noon PDT Monday cold front located on a line north-south over
northern Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:25 PM PDT 28 August 2016 A low will remain over Bowie region tonight and Monday.
A front over Queen Charlotte Sound will weaken tonight and will drift
slowly eastward to lie over Northern Vancouver Island by midday

Strong to gale force southeasterlies east of the front ease to
moderate to strong southerlies to the west. Strong to gale force
easterly winds will persist to the north of Haida Gwaii until late
Monday morning.

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