Dixon Entrance East

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 17 November 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots diminishing to south 10 to 20 late overnight then backing to east 10 to 15 early Saturday evening.

Rain changing to a few showers near midnight.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 17 November 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 2 near noon Saturday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 17 November 2017
Sunday Wind west 15 knots backing to south 15 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35.
Tuesday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to south 15 to 25 late in the day.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 17 November 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight weakening low 994 mb located over the
Gulf of Alaska.

At 4:00 a.m. PST Saturday low 1004 mb located west of Explorer.
By 1:00 p.m. PST Saturday low 999 mb located near Cape St. James.

At 4:00 a.m. PST Saturday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:27 PM PST 17 November 2017 A low pressure system will remain over the Gulf of Alaska through
tonight. Strong to gale force southwesterly winds will continue over
most northern and central waters tonight.

Another low pressure system will develop west of Explorer Saturday
morning. The system will move northeastward across Explorer and reach
Southern Hecate Strait late Saturday afternoon. The associated front
will remain on a line northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.
Gale to storm force southerly winds will develop over central and
southern waters on Saturday.

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