Dixon Entrance East


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 24 October 2016

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 15 to 25 knots except northeasterly outflow 35 near Portland Inlet.

A few showers beginning near noon Tuesday.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 24 October 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 metre building to 2 after midnight and to 3 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 24 October 2016
Wednesday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots becoming southeast 20 to 30 in the morning.
Thursday Wind easterly 10 to 20 knots.
Friday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots.

Stay connected


Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Mackenzie - Mackenzie River marine weather areas Great Slave Lake - 45141 Great Slave Lake North Arm - 45150 Herschel Island Komakuk Beach Shingle Point Airport Aklavik Airport Cape Parry Airport Fort Good Hope Airport Tulita Airport Fort Providence Fort Reliance Fort Resolution Airport Fort Simpson Airport Hay River/Merlyn Carter Airport Inner Whaleback Rocks Inuvik Airport Keats Point Norman Wells Airport Paulatuk Airport Pelly Island Tuktoyaktuk Airport Wrigley Airport Yellowknife Airport Kugluktuk Airport Hat Island Cambridge Bay Airport Cape Peel West Stefansson Island Ulukhaktok Airport Sachs Harbour Airport Thomsen River Egg Island Fort Chipewyan Airport Stony Rapids Airport Liverpool Bay Little Chicago Lutselke Airport Storm Hills Croker River Prairie River Uranium City Cape Providence Tuktoyaktuk Bathurst Inlet Gateshead Island
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance East

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 24 October 2016

'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 10:30 AM PDT 24 October 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 7:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 973 mb located over western Explorer.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday low 990 mb located over southern Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:24 AM PDT 24 October 2016 A low tracking northward will lie over Southwestern Explorer
This afternoon and over Northern Explorer by Tuesday morning.

Winds will rise to gale to storm force east to southeast
Ahead of the low. Near the headlands of Vancouver Island
Winds will rise to hurricane force southeasterlies this evening
And ease to storm force southeasterlies overnight.

Mackenzie - Mackenzie River Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: