Dixon Entrance East
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 09 October 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots increasing to southeast 50 to 60 this morning then diminishing to southwest 35 this evening. Wind diminishing to variable 5 to 15 late overnight then increasing to westerly 15 to 25 Saturday afternoon.
Periods of rain ending near midnight with a risk of thunderstorms. A few showers beginning near noon Saturday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance EastIssued 05:50 AM PDT 09 October 2015
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PDT 9 October 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today deepening low 968 mb located over
By 5:00 p.m. PDT today departing low 960 mb located off the Alaska
At 4:00 a.m. PDT today intensifying cold front located off Explorer.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT today departing cold front located over the
At 11:00 a.m. PDT today low 976 mb located over southern Bowie.
By 8:00 p.m. PDT tonight departing low 980 mb located over the
southern Alaska panhandle.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:59 AM PDT 9 October 2015 Stormy conditions will prevail over the next few days as a series of
lows and frontal systems affect the BC coast. An intense area of low
pressure incorporating the remnants of hurricane oho will deepen to
960 millibars today as it moves northward off Haida Gwaii. A second
low centre will track northeastward across Haida Gwaii this
Storm to hurricane force winds will prevail this morning over most
areas from Northern Vancouver Island northwards. This will lead to
very high seas reaching up to 9 metres for parts of the North Coast.
Winds will veer to gale to storm force southerly over most central
and northern waters as the second low approaches this afternoon.
A third low centre will bring gale force winds to the central part of
the coast Friday night and Saturday.
Mackenzie - Mackenzie River Area
- Axe Point mile 91 to Camsell Bend mile 290
- Camsell Bend mile 290 to Tulita mile 512
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West
- Fort Good Hope mile 684 to Point Separation mile 913
- Great Slave Lake - basin
- Great Slave Lake - east arm
- Great Slave Lake - north arm
- Hecate Strait
- Lake Athabasca - eastern half
- Lake Athabasca - western half
- North Mackenzie
- North Tuktoyaktuk
- Point Separation mile 913 to Kittigazuit Bay mile 1081
- Prince Alfred
- Prince of Wales
- Tuktoyaktuk - northern half
- Tuktoyaktuk - southern half
- Tulita mile 512 to Fort Good Hope mile 684
- West Coast Haida Gwaii
- Wrigley Harbour mile 0 to Axe Point mile 91
- Yukon Coast
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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