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Bowie - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 12 April 2024

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 15 to 25 early this evening then becoming west 10 to 20 late this evening. Wind becoming west 15 to 25 Saturday evening.

Showers ending near midnight. Showers Saturday late in the day.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 12 April 2024
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 12 April 2024
Sunday Wind northwest 20 to 30 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 30.

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Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Bowie - northern half

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 12 April 2024

'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 4:00 PM PDT 12 April 2024 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today weakening trough located over Bowie.
By 10:00 p.m. PDT tonight weakening trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Bowie.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located over Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Saturday ridge located from Haida Gwaii to
Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:50 PM PDT 12 April 2024 A trough of low pressure will move cross Bowie this evening.
Southwest gales over Northern Bowie will shift to strong
Westerly in the wake of the trough this evening.

A ridge of high pressure will spread strong to gale force northerlies
to the west of Vancouver Island this evening. Winds will ease to
moderate to strong northerlies overnight.

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