Bowie - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 October 2016

Today Tonight and Monday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 20 to 30 knots becoming northeast 25 to 35 this morning then becoming southeast 20 to 30 near midnight. Wind backing to northeast 20 to 30 Monday morning.

A few showers ending Monday afternoon.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 October 2016
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 2 metres building to 2 to 3 early this morning becoming 2 Monday afternoon except 4 over southern sections.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 October 2016
Tuesday Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots.
Wednesday Wind northeast 20 to 30 knots.
Thursday Wind variable 5 to 15 knots.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 23 October 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low 993 mb located 30 miles south of Cape
St. James.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT today low 993 mb located 100 miles west of Langara.

At 8:00 p.m. PDT Monday low 973 mb located over southwestern

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:44 AM PDT 23 October 2016 A low just south of Cape St James will track northward
Reaching Langara Island this afternoon.
Winds will rise to gale to storm force east to southeast to
50 knots near the low.

A stronger low moving northward will lie over Southwestern Explorer
Monday evening.
Winds will rise to storm force east to southeast ahead of the low.

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