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Bowie - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 21 August 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind westerly 10 to 20 knots increasing to southerly 20 to 30 early Thursday morning and to southerly 30 to 40 near noon Thursday. Wind diminishing to westerly 20 to 30 Thursday evening.

Showers beginning Thursday morning and ending Thursday evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 21 August 2019
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 3 early this evening and to 1 to 2 after midnight. Seas building to 2 to 3 near noon Thursday and to 4 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 21 August 2019
Friday Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots veering to northwest 20 to 30 late in the day.
Saturday Wind west 15 to 25 knots becoming west 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind westerly 10 to 15 knots.

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Ice Conditions

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Bowie - southern half

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 21 August 2019

'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 9:30 PM PDT 21 August 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight building ridge located near Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Thursday ridge located on a line north-south over
Queen Charlotte Sound.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT Thursday frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 10:30 p.m. PDT Thursday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:26 PM PDT 21 August 2019 A broad ridge of high pressure will build across the marine waters
tonight. Moderate to strong northwest winds are expected except gale
force winds along parts of the west coast of Vancouver Island
tonight.

A frontal system will arrive over Bowie on Thursday. The system will
Progress into the northern and central waters Thursday night.
Gale force southeasterlies will develop ahead of the system.

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