Howe Sound

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 20 March 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to northerly outflow 20 to 30 knots late this evening then diminishing to light near noon Thursday. Wind increasing to northerly outflow 15 to 25 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 20 March 2019
Friday Wind northerly outflow 5 to 15 knots becoming southwesterly inflow 5 to 15 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind northerly outflow 5 to 15 knots becoming southwesterly inflow 5 to 15.
Sunday Wind light.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Howe Sound

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 20 March 2019

'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 4:00 PM PDT 20 March 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 5:00 a.m. PDT Thursday cold front located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Thursday cold front located on a line north-south
over the offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:48 PM PDT 20 March 2019 An approaching cold front will track across Bowie Thursday.
Ahead of the front, strong to gale force southeasterlies will develop
over the offshore waters Thursday morning.

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