Bowie - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 March 2015

Tonight and Friday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots backing to south 10 to 20 this evening then increasing to southeast 30 to 40 Friday evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 March 2015
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 after midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 March 2015
Saturday Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 25 in the morning.
Sunday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots becoming southwest 25.
Monday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots increasing to west 20 to 30.

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Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 26 March 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 26 March 2015 Tonight and Friday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary cold front located on a
line northeast-southwest over the Central Coast.

At 5:00 a.m. PDT Friday building ridge located west of Explorer.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Friday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:54 PM PDT 26 March 2015 A nearly stationary cold front extending from the Central Coast
southwestward over the Pacific will finally begin push southward
Friday morning. In its wake a ridge will build towards Haida Gwaii
Friday afternoon.

Strong to gale force southeast winds over central waters will shift
to northwest late Friday as the front passes.

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