Dixon Entrance East
Issued 09:30 PM PST 17 January 2017
Tonight and Wednesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeasterly 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southeast 15 to 25 near noon Wednesday and to westerly 10 to 15 early Wednesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance EastIssued 10:37 PM PST 17 January 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 SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PST 17 January 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low 970 mb located over Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PST Wednesday departing low located over the Alaska
At 4:00 a.m. PST Wednesday trough located southwest of Explorer.
By 10:30 a.m. PST Wednesday trough located over northern Vancouver
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:14 PM PST 17 January 2017 A low pressure centre over Bowie will slowly track northward and
reach the Alaska Panhandle Wednesday evening.
Gale to storm force southeasterly winds will continue tonight over
most waters. Winds will ease on Wednesday over the central and
northern waters as the low departs.
A trough of low pressure approaching Vancouver Island on Wednesday
morning will maintain gale to storm force southeasterly winds over
the southern waters. Winds over the southern waters will ease late
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- Bowie - northern half
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
- Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
- Douglas Channel
- Explorer - northwestern half
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