Bowie - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 01 October 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light late this afternoon then increasing to southeast 10 to 20 late overnight. Wind increasing to southeast 20 to 30 Sunday morning then becoming southeast 25 to 35 Sunday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 01 October 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this morning and to 1 to 2 this afternoon. Seas building to 2 to 3 Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 01 October 2016
Monday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots becoming west 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northwest 30 to 40 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 20 to 30 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 20 late in the day.

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Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 01 October 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 10:30 AM PDT 1 October 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located west of the offshore waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Sunday ridge located over the South Coast.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today low located over southern Explorer.
By 6:00 a.m. PDT Sunday weakening low located off Washington State.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT Sunday low located west of Bowie.
By 6:00 a.m. PDT Monday low located over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:17 AM PDT 1 October 2016 A low well offshore today will approach northern offshore waters
On Sunday. The low will move slowly across Bowie on Monday.

Winds will rise to southeast gales to 35 knots by Sunday evening
Over Bowie. Stronger gales are likely over all waters west of Haida
Gwaii later Sunday night.

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