Bowie - northern half
Issued 10:30 AM PST 18 January 2021
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind south 40 to 50 knots diminishing to south 30 to 40 early this evening then veering to westerly 30 to 40 late this evening. Wind diminishing to westerly 20 to 30 near noon Tuesday and to westerly 10 to 20 Tuesday evening.
Rain changing to showers overnight.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Bowie - northern halfIssued 10:30 AM PST 18 January 2021
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 10:30 AM PST 18 January 2021 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:30 a.m. PST today ridge located on a line north-south over
Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today ridge located over Vancouver Island.
At 10:30 a.m. PST today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight frontal system located on a line
north-south over Bowie.
At 4:00 a.m. PST Tuesday weakening frontal system located from
Hecate Strait to Explorer.
By 1:00 p.m. PST Tuesday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over central Vancouver Island.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:23 AM PST 18 January 2021 A frontal system will move into Bowie today then into the North Coast
tonight. The system will weaken considerably as it progresses through
the Central Coast Tuesday morning then sweeping through the South
Coast on Tuesday afternoon.
Gale to storm force southeasterlies have developed over Bowie and
will continue through today. These winds will spread into the
northern waters beginning this afternoon and continue tonight while
also progressing into the central waters. The southeast winds will
weaken considerably to strong to gale force over central waters
Tuesday morning and then over the southern waters Tuesday afternoon.
In the wake of the system, strong to gale force westerlies will
Pacific - North Coast Area
- Bowie - northern half
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
- Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
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