Dixon Entrance East

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 31 May 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 30 near noon then becoming southerly 20 Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 20 to 30 Wednesday evening.

Rain today and tonight. A few showers Wednesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 31 May 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 31 May 2016
Thursday Wind south 20 to 30 knots.
Friday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.
Saturday Wind south 15 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 31 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over northern Vancouver Island.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today frontal system located over western
Hecate Strait.
By 3:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday dissipating frontal system located over
Hecate Strait.

At 2:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday frontal system located off the offshore
waters.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday frontal system located over Queen
Charlotte Sound.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:24 AM PDT 31 May 2016 A frontal system moving through the northern waters today is giving
marginal gale force southeast winds to the northern offshore waters.
This system will weaken late this afternoon.

The next frontal system will move into the offshore waters tomorrow
afternoon and eventually spread marginal gale force winds to the
central waters by late evening.

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