Dixon Entrance West

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 05 March 2015

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots diminishing to light near midnight then becoming southeast 10 to 15 Friday morning.

Periods of rain.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 05 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 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 05 March 2015
Saturday Wind east 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 10 to 15 in the afternoon then increasing to southwest 30 late in the day.
Sunday Wind southwest 30 knots.
Monday Wind westerly 15 to 25 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 5 March 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the South Coast.

By 4:00 a.m. PST today departing trough located over Hecate Strait.

At 4:00 a.m. PST today trough located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today departing trough located over Hecate Strait.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:02 AM PST 5 March 2015 A front sweeping through the Central Coast this morning is spreading
strong to marginal gale force southeast winds over the region. The
winds will gradually weaken to moderate to strong southerly winds by
early this afternoon as the front moves inland.

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