Bowie - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 27 November 2015

Today Tonight and Saturday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots except south 15 to 25 over western sections overnight and Saturday morning and southwest 10 to 15 over western sections Saturday afternoon and evening.

Periods of rain beginning this morning.


Issued 04:00 AM PST 27 November 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 4 to 6 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 27 November 2015
Sunday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.
Monday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.
Tuesday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 04:00 AM PST 27 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 AM PST 27 November 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC

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

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 4:00 AM PST 27 November 2015 A north to south oriented front lying just west of Bowie will slowly
move eastwards towards Haida Gwaii today. By this afternoon, the
front will remain stationary across Bowie tonight and Saturday.
Southerly gales have developed ahead of the front across waters west
of Haida Gwaii. These winds will progress to the rest of the northern
waters beginning tonight.

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