Queen Charlotte Sound: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 22 October 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary low 975 mb located over
the Gulf of Alaska.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today deepening low 987 mb located over
southwestern Bowie.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight departing low 984 mb located over
northern Bowie.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT Thursday approaching low 984 mb located west
of Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:36 AM PDT 22 October 2014 A large cyclonic circulation will prevail around a 975 millibar low
over the Gulf Of Alaska, leading to generally strong southerlies. A
smaller area of low pressure developing over Southern Bowie late this
morning will track northward towards the west coast of Haida Gwaii
this afternoon and evening, bringing strong to gale force
Southerlies and southwesterlies to central and northern waters.
Localized storm force southwesterlies are also forecast immediately
behind the low centre. Menawhile, a weak trough of low pressure will
move through the South Coast late this afternoon and this evening,
bringing near gale force southerlies over the far south.