Bowie - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 28 November 2015

Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 30 to 40 knots.



Issued 04:00 PM PST 28 November 2015
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 28 November 2015
Monday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.
Tuesday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.
Wednesday Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots backing to southeast 20 to 30.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 4:00 PM PST 28 November 2015

'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 4:00 PM PST 28 November 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. PST today weakening ridge located over BC interior.

At 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary frontal system located
over Bowie.

At noon PST Sunday approaching low 998 mb located west of Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:58 PM PST 28 November 2015 A north to south aligned front lying over Bowie will remain
quasi-stationary through Sunday. Southerly gales will continue
Over northern waters during the weekend. The gale force winds
Will spread to central waters on Sunday. An approaching low centre on
Sunday will intensify the gales over southern waters and set up the
change to more active weather for the coming week.

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