Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PST 26 January 2015

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind northerly 15 to 25 knots backing to northwesterly 10 to 20 early Tuesday morning then becoming southeasterly 10 to 20 Tuesday evening.

Rain ending near midnight.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 26 January 2015
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 26 January 2015
Wednesday Wind south 20 to 30 knots becoming southeast 25 to 35 in the morning.
Thursday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southeast 15 to 25.
Friday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 late in the day.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PST 26 January 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:30 a.m. PST today warm front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight warm front located on a line east-west
over central BC interior.

At 10:30 a.m. PST today low 1003 mb located over northern Explorer.
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low 1001 mb located over Hecate Strait.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:16 AM PST 26 January 2015 A low pressure centre over Northern Explorer this morning will reach
Hecate Strait this evening and then move into the B.C. Interior
overnight. Strong to gale force southeasterly winds will develop
ahead of the low today and then shift to strong to gale force
northwesterlies in its wake tonight.

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