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Bowie - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 28 November 2022

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind variable 5 to 15 knots increasing to east 20 to 30 late overnight except north 20 to 30 over western sections. Wind becoming northeast 30 to 40 Tuesday morning.

Rain changing to showers Tuesday morning then to scattered flurries near noon Tuesday. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 28 November 2022
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 3 metres subsiding to 2 early this evening then building to 2 to 3 Tuesday morning. Seas building to 3 to 5 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 28 November 2022
Wednesday Wind northeast 35 to 45 knots backing to northerly 25 to 35 late in the day.
Thursday Wind westerly 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind southeast 35 knots diminishing to northeast 25.

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Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 9:30 PM PST 28 November 2022

'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 28 November 2022 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight building ridge located over BC interior.

At 4:00 a.m. PST Tuesday intensifying low 1007 mb located over
northern Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PST Tuesday low 984 mb located off Cape Scott.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:06 PM PST 28 November 2022 A building ridge of high pressure over the Northern BC Interior will
generate gale to storm force outflow winds through the mainland
inlets on Tuesday.

A low pressure system will intensify west of Haida Gwaii tonight and
track southeastwards towards Vancouver Island on Tuesday. Gale to
storm force easterlies will develop over parts of the offshore,
northern and central waters as well as West Vancouver Island on
Tuesday.

Over northern coastal waters, a risk of freezing spray will exist
beginning Tuesday evening as Arctic air pushes out from the mainland
coast.

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