Bowie - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 April 2017

Tonight and Thursday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind westerly 30 to 40 knots diminishing to southwest 20 to 30 this evening except southwest 30 to 35 over northwestern sections. Wind becoming west 15 to 25 near noon Thursday then diminishing to west 10 to 15 Thursday evening.

Chance of showers.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 April 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 this evening and to 2 to 3 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 April 2017
Friday Wind light increasing to southeast 15 to 25 knots in the afternoon and to southeast 35 to 45 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots becoming west 35 to 45.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southwest 5 to 15 late in the day.

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Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 26 April 2017

'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 26 April 2017 Tonight and Thursday By 5:00 p.m. PDT today departing low 997 mb located off the Alaska
panhandle.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Thursday building ridge located west of the
offshore waters.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Thursday ridge located over the offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:58 PM PDT 26 April 2017 A low pressure system near the Alaska Panhandle will continue to
weaken tonight. Strong to gale force westerlies over parts of the
northern offshore waters will ease this evening.

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