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Howe Sound

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Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 24 September 2022

Tonight and Sunday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to northerly outflow 10 to 20 knots near midnight then diminishing to light Sunday morning. Wind becoming southerly inflow 5 to 15 Sunday afternoon except southwesterly inflow 20 over northern sections. Wind becoming light Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 24 September 2022
Monday Wind northerly outflow 15 to 25 knots diminishing to southerly inflow 5 to 15 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northerly outflow 5 to 15 knots becoming southerly inflow 5 to 15.
Wednesday Wind northerly outflow 5 to 15 knots becoming southerly inflow 5 to 15.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Howe Sound

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 24 September 2022

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 24 September 2022 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located over the
South Coast.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Sunday trough located over Bowie.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Sunday trough located over the North Coast.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT Sunday frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Monday weakening frontal system located over
Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 24 September 2022 On Sunday, a trough will move into northern waters in the morning.
Ahead of the trough, southeasterly gales will develop over East Dixon
and Northern Hecate Strait.

A frontal system will begin to approach Bowie Sunday night. Gale
force southeast winds will be associated with this incoming system.

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