Dixon Entrance East
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 20 July 2017
Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 25 this evening except northeasterly outflow 20 near the mainland inlets Friday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 25 to 35 Friday morning except northeasterly outflow 20 near the mainland inlets Friday morning and afternoon.
Chance of showers late this afternoon and this evening. Periods of rain beginning late Friday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance EastIssued 4:00 PM PDT 20 July 2017
'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 20 July 2017 Tonight and Friday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
northern Vancouver Island.
By 10:00 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
the Lower Mainland.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located west of the offshore
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Friday frontal system located on a line
northwest-southeast over central Queen Charlotte Sound.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:43 PM PDT 20 July 2017 A frontal system west of the offshore waters will move eastward and
lie through Queen Charlotte Sound on Friday afternoon. Gale force
southeasterlies associated with the front will develop over the
offshore waters tonight. Southeast gales will spread to most
Northern and central waters as well as west of Vancouver Island on
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
- Great Slave Lake - basin
- Great Slave Lake - east arm
- Great Slave Lake - north arm
- Hecate Strait
- Lake Athabasca
- North Mackenzie
- North Tuktoyaktuk
- Point Separation mile 913 to Kittigazuit Bay mile 1081
- Prince Alfred
- Prince of Wales
- Tuktoyaktuk - northern half
- Tuktoyaktuk - southern half
- Tulita mile 512 to Fort Good Hope mile 684
- West Coast Haida Gwaii
- Wrigley Harbour mile 0 to Axe Point mile 91
- Yukon Coast
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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