Bowie - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 05 May 2016

Tonight and Friday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots becoming southwest 25 near noon Friday.

Chance of showers changing to rain near midnight.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 05 May 2016
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 late overnight then subsiding to 3 Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 05 May 2016
Saturday Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots veering to northwest 20 to 30 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 to 30 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 20.
Monday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots becoming variable 5 to 15.

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Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 6:48 PM PDT 05 May 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 PM PDT 5 May 2016 Tonight and Friday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Haida Gwaii.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Friday frontal system located over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 4:05 PM PDT 5 May 2016 A quasi-stationary ridge located on a line north-south over Haida
Gwaii will produce strong to gale force northwesterly
Winds to parts of southern waters tonight through Friday.

A frontal system will approach northern offshore waters later
Today. Gale force southerly winds will prevail over northern
Offshore waters this afternoon through Friday morning.

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