Dixon Entrance East


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 May 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind light increasing to south 10 to 15 knots early this evening and to southeast 20 to 25 near noon Wednesday.

Chance of drizzle changing to chance of showers today then to a few showers near midnight and ending after midnight. A few showers Wednesday morning and afternoon. Fog patches dissipating near noon.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 May 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 30 May 2017
Thursday Wind south 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 25 in the morning.
Friday Wind south 15 to 25 knots.
Saturday Wind south 15 knots diminishing to light.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 30 May 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
southeastern Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
central Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary trough located over BC

At 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight deepening low located west of the
offshore waters.
By 8:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday low located over southwestern Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:16 AM PDT 30 May 2017 A ridge of high pressure over the Explorer region is producing strong
to gale force westerly winds through Juan de Fuca Strait which will
ease this morning.

A low pressure system will reach the Southwestern Explorer region
late tonight. As the low approaches, southeast winds will rise to
strong to gale force across central waters tonight.

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