Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 02 May 2016

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind west 10 to 15 knots veering to northwest 20 this evening then backing to west 10 to 15 early Tuesday morning.

A few showers ending early Tuesday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 02 May 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 02 May 2016
Wednesday Wind southwest 5 to 15 knots.
Thursday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35.
Friday Wind south 30 to 40 knots diminishing to southwest 20 to 30.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 2 May 2016 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over Port Hardy.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today weakening frontal system located on a line
north-south over southern Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday building ridge located over Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday ridge located over Queen Charlotte Sound
extending southward.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:54 PM PDT 2 May 2016 The frontal system will weaken tonight. The winds will diminish
slightly to strong on Tuesday morning only to rise to westerly gale
force again Tuesday afternoon ahead of the strengthening ridge.

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