Dixon Entrance East

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 05 December 2016

Tonight and Tuesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 20 knots except northeasterly outflow 30 to 40 near Portland Inlet tonight and northeasterly outflow 40 to 45 near Portland Inlet Tuesday.

A risk of freezing spray near Portland Inlet late overnight.

Temperatures plus 1 falling to minus 4 Tuesday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 05 December 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 early Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 05 December 2016
Wednesday Wind northeasterly outflow 40 to 50 knots.
Thursday Wind northeasterly outflow 45 to 55 knots.
Friday Wind northeasterly outflow 45 to 55 knots.

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Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance East

Issued 9:30 PM PST 05 December 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 5 December 2016 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low located over southern Vancouver Island.

At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight quasi-stationary ridge located over
BC interior.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:18 PM PST 5 December 2016 A quasi-stationary ridge of high pressure over the BC Interior in
combination with a low pressure system over the Southern BC waters
will produce gale force outflow winds through the mainland inlets.
Cold temperatures from the strong Arctic outflow winds will give a
risk of moderate freezing spray through the mainland inlets tonight
and Tuesday.

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