Bowie - southern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PST 21 February 2019

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots becoming northwest 25 to 35 late this afternoon then increasing to northwest 40 near midnight. Wind northwest 40 Friday.

Rain changing to showers this evening.


Issued 04:00 AM PST 21 February 2019
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this morning then building to 3 to 5 early this evening. Seas building to 5 to 7 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 21 February 2019
Saturday Wind north 20 to 30 knots becoming northeast 20 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind north 15 knots increasing to northeast 25.
Monday Wind northeast 10 to 20 knots.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Bowie - southern half

Issued 10:30 AM PST 21 February 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PST 21 February 2019 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PST today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:29 AM PST 21 February 2019 A frontal system will approach the northern waters today then to
The central waters this evening then to the southern waters on
Friday morning. Strong to gale force southerly winds will be
generated along the front.

Winds will become gale to storm force northwesterlies in the wake of
the front.

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