Bowie - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 06 October 2015

Tonight and Wednesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 15 knots veering to southeast 20 near midnight then increasing to southeast 25 to 35 Wednesday morning.

Periods of rain beginning late Wednesday morning.


Issued 04:00 PM PDT 06 October 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 06 October 2015
Thursday Wind south 25 knots increasing to southeast 35 in the morning then veering to south 35 to 45 late in the day.
Friday Wind south 25 to 35 knots.
Saturday Wind west 40 to 50 knots diminishing to west 30 to 40 late in the day.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 06 October 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 9:30 PM PDT 6 October 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary low located west of the
offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:16 PM PDT 6 October 2015 A large deepening low pressure system will remain west of the
Of effshore waters this week. A series of disturbances rotating
around the low will bring gale force southeasterly winds to most BC
waters Wednesday and Wednesday night.

These disturbances will continue to develop and rotate around the
system this week. Gale to storm force southerly winds are expected
through Sunday as these disturbances move across BC waters.

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