Bowie - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 17 December 2017

Today Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 15 to 25 near midnight. Wind westerly 15 to 25 Monday.

A few showers.


Issued 04:00 AM PST 17 December 2017
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 4 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 17 December 2017
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots increasing to north 25 to 35 in the morning and to north 35 to 45 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 to 30 knots.
Thursday Wind west 25 to 35 knots veering to north 25 to 35.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 04:00 AM PST 17 December 2017

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 17 December 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. PST today frontal system located west of Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located over Explorer.

At 9:30 a.m. PST today low 995 mb located over the Gulf of Alaska.
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight weakening low 1000 mb located over the
Gulf of Alaska.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:51 AM PST 17 December 2017 A low pressure system will develop over the Gulf of Alaska this
morning. The system will remain near the place during the day and
then weaken this evening. Marginal gale force westerlies will
Prevail over parts of northern waters. The winds will become
Moderate to strong westerlies tonight as the system weakens.

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