Bowie - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 19 February 2019

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 30 to 40 knots diminishing to northwest 20 to 30 early Wednesday morning and to northwest 10 to 20 Wednesday afternoon. Wind becoming variable 5 to 15 Wednesday evening.

Showers ending early Wednesday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 19 February 2019
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 5 to 7 metres subsiding to 4 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 19 February 2019
Thursday Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind northwest 35 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots.

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Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 9:30 PM PST 19 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 19 February 2019 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the Mainland Coast.

At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight ridge located over BC interior.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Wednesday building ridge located over BC interior.

At 4:00 p.m. PST Wednesday approaching ridge located west of Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:18 PM PST 19 February 2019 A trough of low pressure stretching across the mainland coast will
remain nearly stationary tonight and Wednesday. The trough in
combination with a broad ridge of high pressure in the Eastern
Pacific will continue to generate northwesterly gales across the
outer waters tonight. The ridge will approach the northern waters on
Wednesday resulting in winds easing to moderate to strong
northerlies. The ridge with these lighter winds will progress towards
the central waters late Wednesday and then to the southern waters by
Thursday morning.

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