Dixon Entrance West

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 March 2015

Tonight and Friday

Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots becoming west 5 to 15 early Friday morning then increasing to southeast 15 to 20 Friday evening.

Chance of showers.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 March 2015

Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara

Today Tonight and Friday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara

Today Tonight and Friday Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 near noon Friday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 March 2015
Saturday Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots diminishing to south 15 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southerly 15 to 25 knots.
Monday Wind easterly 10 to 20 knots becoming westerly 10 to 20.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 26 March 2015 Tonight and Friday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary cold front located on a
line northeast-southwest over the Central Coast.

At 5:00 a.m. PDT Friday building ridge located west of Explorer.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Friday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:54 PM PDT 26 March 2015 A nearly stationary cold front extending from the Central Coast
southwestward over the Pacific will finally begin push southward
Friday morning. In its wake a ridge will build towards Haida Gwaii
Friday afternoon.

Strong to gale force southeast winds over central waters will shift
to northwest late Friday as the front passes.

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