Dixon Entrance East

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 28 March 2015

Today Tonight and Sunday

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southeast 5 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 early this morning and to southeast 25 to 35 late this morning. Wind increasing to southeast 40 to 50 near noon then diminishing to south 25 early this evening.

Rain beginning this morning changing to a few showers this evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 28 March 2015
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 metre or less building to 2 this morning and to 3 to 4 this afternoon. Seas subsiding to 2 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 28 March 2015
Monday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots veering to southwest 20 to 30 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind southwest 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 knots.

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Storm warning in effect

Dixon Entrance East

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 28 March 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 28 March 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
northern Vancouver Island.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
the South Coast.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over the Central Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:43 AM PDT 28 March 2015 An approaching frontal system over Bowie will reach the Central Coast
this afternoon. Gale force southerlies over the offshore waters will
spread to northern and central waters today and rise to gale to storm
force. In the wake of the system, strong to gale force
southwesterlies will continue tonight and ease to moderate to strong
on Sunday.

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