Bowie - southern half
Issued 10:30 AM PST 11 December 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 30 knots except variable 5 to 15 over western sections. Wind becoming south 25 to 30 this afternoon then increasing to south 30 to 40 early Tuesday morning.
Periods of rain.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Bowie - southern halfIssued 10:30 AM PST 11 December 2017
'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 10:30 AM PST 11 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:30 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
At 10:30 a.m. PST today frontal system located on a line north-south
By 4:00 a.m. PST Tuesday dissipating frontal system located over
At 10:30 a.m. PST today low located west of Explorer.
By 11:00 p.m. PST tonight low 1012 mb located over Queen Charlotte
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:34 AM PST 11 December 2017 A front will remain on a line north-south west of Haida Gwaii today.
Marginal gale force southerly winds will prevail over most central
and northern waters. The front is forecast to intensify tonight as
It makes its way across the coast, with strong to gale force
southeasterlies expected ahead of the frontal passage until early
Also this evening, a weak low pressure centre moves from west of
Explorer to Queen Charlotte Sound. Strong to gale force
southeasterlies will precede this system, and strong to gale force
westerlies will follow behind it.
Another front will approach the offshore waters Tuesday morning.
Gale force southerly winds will develop over most northern waters on
Tuesday ahead of the front.
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