Dixon Entrance West
Issued 04:00 PM PST 19 December 2014
Tonight and Saturday
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southerly 20 to 30 knots increasing to southeast 40 to 50 early this evening then diminishing to southerly 20 to 30 late overnight. Wind veering to west 25 Saturday evening.
A few showers with a risk of thunderstorms changing to rain this evening. Chance of showers Saturday.
Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance WestIssued 4:00 PM PST 19 December 2014
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 PST 19 December 2014 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located west of the offshore
By 4:00 a.m. PST Saturday frontal system located on a line
north-south over the Mainland Coast.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:57 PM PST 19 December 2014 An approaching frontal system will track across the outer BC waters
tonight. Gale to storm force southeasterlies ahead of the system will
shift to strong to gale force southwesterlies in its wake. Over the
inner South Coast, southeast gales will develop tonight and diminish
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