Dixon Entrance West


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 October 2016

Tonight and Thursday

Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots.

A few showers.


Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 October 2016

Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara

Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 near midnight then building to 2 Thursday evening.

Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara

Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 October 2016
Friday Wind easterly 15 to 25 knots.
Saturday Wind north 10 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots.

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Warnings (Ended)

Gale warning ended

Dixon Entrance West

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 26 October 2016

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 26 October 2016 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today weakening low located over central Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight dissipating low located over northwestern

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today low 994 mb located over southern Explorer.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Thursday departing low 995 mb located over
Cape Scott.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:39 AM PDT 26 October 2016 A 998 MB low over Bowie will track slowly northward and dissipate
over Northwestern Bowie tonight. A second low will approach Southern
Explorer from the south this afternoon.

Gales over northern waters will ease this morning. The second low
will bring southeast gales across Juan de Fuca and southern regions
of West Vancouver Island today and to the inner straits tonight.

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