Dixon Entrance East
Issued 08:49 AM PDT 28 April 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday
Storm warning in effect.
Wind south 45 to 55 knots diminishing to south 30 to 40 late this morning then becoming south 30 early this evening. Wind diminishing to south 20 Wednesday morning then increasing to southeast 35 Wednesday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance EastIssued 08:49 AM PDT 28 April 2015
'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.
Waterspout watch ended
Dixon Entrance EastIssued 08:50 AM PDT 28 April 2015
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PDT 28 April 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low 978 mb located off Langara.
By 8:00 a.m. PDT today departing low 978 mb located over the
southern Alaska panhandle.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT today cold front located from Prince Rupert
By noon PDT today departing cold front located over the Lower
At 11:00 a.m. PDT today building ridge located on a line north-south
over Vancouver Island.
By 11:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday departing ridge located over the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 4:01 AM PDT 28 April 2015 An intense 978 millibar low just off Langara this morning will move
rapidly up the Alaska Panhandle today. A cold front extending
southward from the low centre will sweep through the coast this
Storm to hurricane force southeasterlies ahead of the low will shift
rapidly to gale to storm force southwest in its wake this morning
with local hurricane force winds over parts Queen Charlotte Sound.
Winds will remain mostly moderate to strong over the far south with
local southeast gales expected over Georgia Strait this morning.
Mackenzie - Mackenzie River Area
- Axe Point mile 91 to Camsell Bend mile 290
- Bowie - northern half
- Camsell Bend mile 290 to Tulita mile 512
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West
- Fort Good Hope mile 684 to Point Separation mile 913
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- Point Separation mile 913 to Kittigazuit Bay mile 1081
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- Tuktoyaktuk - northern half
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- Tulita mile 512 to Fort Good Hope mile 684
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