Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 30 May 2016
Tonight and Tuesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 Tuesday morning then diminishing to southerly 20 Tuesday evening.
Chance of showers late this afternoon and early this evening. Rain beginning late overnight.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance West - west of LangaraIssued 4:00 PM PDT 30 May 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 SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PDT 30 May 2016 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over northern Vancouver Island.
At 5:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday dissipating frontal system located over
the North Coast.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:56 PM PDT 30 May 2016 A frontal sytem will move northeastward through Bowie tonight then
through the northern waters on Tuesday. Southeast strong to gale
force winds will develop ahead of the system. The system will weaken
Tuesday as it crosses the northern waters.
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- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
- Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
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