Dixon Entrance East


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 22 October 2016

Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind easterly 10 to 20 knots except northeasterly outflow 25 near Portland Inlet. Wind becoming northeast 15 to 25 after midnight except northeasterly outflow 35 near Portland Inlet. Wind becoming southeast 25 to 35 late Sunday morning then becoming northeast 20 to 30 Sunday evening.

A few showers ending after midnight. A few showers beginning Sunday afternoon.


Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 October 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 October 2016
Monday Wind northeasterly outflow 25 to 35 knots diminishing to easterly 15 to 25 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northeasterly outflow 20 to 30 knots.
Wednesday Wind easterly 10 to 20 knots.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance East

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 22 October 2016

'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 9:30 PM PDT 22 October 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 993 mb located over eastern Explorer.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Sunday low 993 mb located 30 miles south of Cape
St. James.

At 5:00 p.m. PDT Sunday low 998 mb located 100 miles west of

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:23 PM PDT 22 October 2016 A low over Eastern Explorer this evening will track northward
reaching Langara Island Sunday afternoon.
Winds will rise to gale to storm force east to southeast to
50 knots near the low.

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