Dixon Entrance East

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 03 December 2016

Tonight and Sunday

Wind westerly 15 to 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 near noon Sunday then becoming east 10 to 20 Sunday evening.

A few showers with a risk of thunderstorms.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 03 December 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 6 metres subsiding to 5 late this evening and to 4 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 03 December 2016
Monday Wind northeasterly outflow 30 to 40 knots.
Tuesday Wind northeasterly outflow 35 to 45 knots.
Wednesday Wind northeasterly outflow 45 to 55 knots.

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Dixon Entrance East

Issued 9:30 PM PST 03 December 2016
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 3 December 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low located over the Gulf of Alaska.
By 7:00 p.m. PST Sunday weakening low 1006 mb located over Bowie.

At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight building ridge located over the offshore
waters.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Sunday ridge located on a line east-west over
northern Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:26 PM PST 3 December 2016 A low pressure centre will remain nearly stationary over the Gulf Of
Alaska through Sunday morning. The low will start to drift southward
and lie over Bowie Sunday evening. Gale to storm force westerlies
over northern and central waters will gradually diminish on Sunday as
the low weakens.

A ridge of high pressure will build over the Northern Vancouver
Island tonight. Winds in the south will rise to strong to gale force
northwesterlies tonight as the ridge strengthens.

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