Bowie - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 17 August 2018

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind west 15 to 25 knots veering to northwest 10 to 20 early this evening then becoming variable 5 to 15 near midnight. Wind variable 5 to 15 Saturday.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 17 August 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 2 Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 17 August 2018
Sunday Wind variable 10 to 20 knots.
Monday Wind variable 10 to 20 knots becoming southwest 10 to 20.
Tuesday Wind southwest 10 to 20 knots.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 17 August 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
the North Coast.
By 8:00 a.m. PDT today weakening ridge located on a line north-south
over the Central Coast.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low 1016 mb located north of Bowie.
By 2:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating low 1020 mb located near the
Alaska panhandle.

At 11:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary high located over the
coast of the offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:59 AM PDT 17 August 2018 A persistent area of high pressure southwest of Explorer will
continue to give a northwesterly flow for much of the southern

Marginal northwesterly gale force winds will maintain themselves
Off the west coast of Vancouver Island until Saturday afternoon.
After diminishing briefly during the afternoon, winds are expected
To return to marginal gales by Saturday night.

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