Bowie - northern half
Issued 04:00 PM PST 05 February 2023
Tonight and Monday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 35 knots diminishing to westerly 20 to 30 after midnight except southwest 25 to 35 over eastern sections overnight. Wind becoming southwest 20 near noon Monday.
Rain changing to scattered showers Monday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Bowie - northern halfIssued 6:20 PM PST 05 February 2023
'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 SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PST 5 February 2023 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PST today departing trough located over Washington
At 4:00 p.m. PST today ridge located from the Central Coast to
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight weakening ridge located over the South
At 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located over Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Monday frontal system located from the Central
Coast to Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:52 PM PST 5 February 2023 A trough located over the Washington state continues to track
eastward. In its wake, northwesterly gales off West Vancouver Island
and westerly marginal gales through Juan de Fuca Strait will ease
A frontal system will move southeastward across Bowie. Ahead of this
system, southerly to southwesterly gales over northern waters will
spread into central waters tonight.
By Monday afternoon, the frontal system will reach the Central Coast
and Explorer with southwesterly gales over the central and southern
waters. For the inner South Coast, southeasterly gales will also
develop over Northern Strait of Georgia Monday afternoon.
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