Bowie - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 28 April 2017

Tonight and Saturday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 35 to 45 near midnight then backing to northeast 35 to 45 early Saturday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 20 to 30 early Saturday evening.

Rain ending Saturday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 28 April 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 2 metres building to 3 to 4 near midnight and to 4 to 6 early Saturday morning. Seas subsiding to 4 Saturday afternoon and to 3 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 28 April 2017
Sunday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 15 to 25 in the morning and to southwest 5 to 15 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind southwest 5 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 30 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 15 late in the day.

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Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 28 April 2017

'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 9:30 PM PDT 28 April 2017 Tonight and Saturday By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
Cape Scott.

At 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight intensifying low 1003 mb located west
of Bowie.
By 11:00 a.m. PDT Saturday low 993 mb located over eastern Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:25 PM PDT 28 April 2017 A developing low will approach Bowie overnight then track across
Eastern Bowie Saturday morning to reach Haida Gwaii in the afternoon.
Winds will increase to gale to storm force southeast over the north
and central waters ahead of the low.

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