Dixon Entrance West

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 07 December 2016

Tonight and Thursday

Wind easterly 20 to 30 knots.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 07 December 2016

Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara

Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Thursday afternoon.

Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara

Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 07 December 2016
Friday Wind east 30 to 40 knots diminishing to east 20 to 30 in the morning and to east 10 to 20 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind east 10 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind east 10 to 20 knots increasing to east 20 to 25.

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Map of Pacific - North Coast marine weather areas Middle Nomad - 46004 South Nomad - 46036 Dixon Entrance Central - 46145 South Moresby - 46147 Nanakwa Shoal - 46181 North Hecate Strait - 46183 North Nomad - 46184 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 West Dixon Entrance - 46205 East Dellwood - 46207 West Moresby - 46208 Sartine Island Cape St.James Kindakun Rocks Langara Island Masset Municipal Airport Rose Spit Sandspit Airport Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Cathedral Point Cumshewa Island Grey Islet Holland Rock Lucy Islands Lightstation Prince Rupert Airport Bonilla Island
Ice Conditions

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Warnings

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PST 7 December 2016 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
interior.

At 10:00 p.m. PST tonight deepening frontal system located southwest
of Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Thursday frontal system located over Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:46 PM PST 7 December 2016 An Arctic ridge of high pressure will remain over the BC Interior
this evening and Thursday. Gale force outflow winds are occurring
through mainland inlets. Storm force outflow winds will develop
through mainland inlets through tonight. Cold temperatures from the
Arctic outflow winds will give a risk of moderate freezing spray near
most mainland inlets.

A strong frontal system will approach Explorer and lie just
Southwest by Thursday morning. Gale to storm force southeasterlies
ahead of the system will spread to most South Coast regions.

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