Dixon Entrance East


Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 24 January 2015

Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southerly 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southerly 25 to 35 late this evening and to southwest 15 to 25 after midnight. Wind diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 Sunday afternoon and to light Sunday evening.

Periods of rain.


Issued 04:00 PM PST 24 January 2015
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 this evening then subsiding to 2 to 3 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 24 January 2015
Monday Wind northeast 10 to 20 knots veering to southeast 20 to 25 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.
Wednesday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance East

Issued 9:30 PM PST 24 January 2015

'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 Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 24 January 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight departing low 978 mb located over the
Alaska panhandle.

At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight quasi-stationary cold front located over
Cape Scott extending southwestward.

At 9:30 p.m. PST Sunday approaching frontal system located southwest
of Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:30 PM PST 24 January 2015 A low pressure centre over the Alaskan Panhandle will move inland
tonight. Gale to storm force southwesterlies over central and
northern waters will gradually ease to moderate to strong tonight.

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