Dixon Entrance East
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 30 March 2015
Tonight and Tuesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southwest 20 to 30 early this evening and to southwest 10 to 20 near midnight. Wind increasing to southwest 20 to 25 Tuesday afternoon.
A few showers with a risk of thunderstorms.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance EastIssued 4:00 PM PDT 30 March 2015
'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 4:00 PM PDT 30 March 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today weakening low 995 mb located near the
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Washington State.
At 10:30 a.m. PDT Tuesday trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the offshore waters.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:46 PM PDT 30 March 2015 A low pressure system over the Alaska Panhandle will bring strong to
gale force southerly winds over the northern and central waters this
A cold front over North Vancouver Island this afternoon will reach
Washington state overnight. Strong to gale force southeast winds
ahead of the front will shift to strong northwesterly in the wake of
the front. Strong to gale force westerly winds will develop tonight
through Juan de Fuca Strait.
A trough of low pressure will approach the offshore waters Tuesday
morning. Behind the trough, strong to gale force westerly winds will
develop over the northern offshore waters.
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