Dixon Entrance East


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 28 November 2015

Today Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 35 to 40 knots except northeasterly outflow 30 near Portland Inlet. Wind becoming southeast 25 to 35 near midnight except northeast 30 near Portland Inlet.

Chance of showers today.


Issued 04:00 AM PST 28 November 2015
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 late this morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 28 November 2015
Monday Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots.
Tuesday Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots increasing to south 40 to 50 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind south 40 to 50 knots diminishing to south 15 to 25.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance East

Issued 04:00 AM PST 28 November 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 4:00 AM PST 28 November 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC

At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary frontal system located
over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:52 AM PST 28 November 2015 A north to south oriented front lying over Bowie will remain
quasi-stationary through Sunday. Southerly gales will continue
Over northern waters during the weekend. The gale force winds
Will spread to central waters on Sunday.

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