Howe Sound


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 19 January 2019

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind southerly inflow 15 to 25 knots diminishing to light late this evening then increasing to northerly outflow 10 to 20 after midnight. Wind increasing to northerly outflow 20 to 30 early Sunday morning then diminishing to northerly outflow 10 to 20 early Sunday afternoon.

Showers ending late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 19 January 2019
Monday Wind northerly outflow 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northerly outflow 10 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind light.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PST 19 January 2019 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. PST today low 993 mb located off Prince Rupert.
By 7:00 p.m. PST tonight dissipating low 996 mb located over the
southern Alaska panhandle.

At 10:00 p.m. PST tonight low 998 mb located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Sunday low 1005 mb located north of Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:49 PM PST 19 January 2019 A low currently over Dixon Entrance East has started to weaken as it
moves north. Behind the low, gale to storm force southwesterlies
Over the northern and central waters this afternoon will ease to
strong to gale force southwesterlies this evening as the low
dissipates over the Alaska Panhandle. Winds will ease to below gale
force over all waters tonight.

Seas near 8 metres over Explorer, Northwestern Vancouver island
And the central waters will subside this evening as the low

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