Bowie - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PST 02 December 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Storm warning in effect.

Wind west 45 to 55 knots diminishing to west 35 to 45 late this afternoon.

A few showers.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 02 December 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 8 to 11 metres building to 12 to 15 this morning then subsiding to 9 to 12 late this afternoon. Seas subsiding to 7 to 9 after midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 02 December 2016
Sunday Wind west 35 knots.
Monday Wind north 25 to 35 knots diminishing to north 10 to 20.
Tuesday Wind light increasing to southeast 30 to 40 knots late in the day.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 10:30 AM PST 02 December 2016

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 10:30 AM PST 2 December 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. PST today cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today departing cold front located on a line
north-south over the Lower Mainland.

At 10:30 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary low located off the
Alaska panhandle.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:22 AM PST 2 December 2016 A deep low pressure centre will move into the Gulf of Alaska today
and slowly weaken through Saturday. The corresponding cold front
located over the Queen Charlotte Sound this morning will move
southward across the southern waters today.

Gale to storm force southeasterly winds ahead of the front will
Shift to gale to storm force westerlies this morning over northern
and central waters. Over Northern Bowie hurricane force westerlies
are expected this morning. Gale force westerlies will continue for
northern and central waters through Saturday. Over southern waters,
winds will rise to gale force southeasterly ahead of the front this
afternoon, before shifting to westerly and weakening in its wake this
evening.

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