Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 24 November 2015

Tonight and Wednesday

Wind northerly 10 to 20 knots diminishing to light Wednesday morning then becoming easterly 5 to 15 Wednesday afternoon.


Issued 04:00 PM PST 24 November 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 24 November 2015
Thursday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind southeast 30 to 40 knots.
Saturday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PST 24 November 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PST today trough located from Vancouver Island to
the North Coast.
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight weakening trough located from Vancouver
Island to the North Coast.

At 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over northern
BC interior.

At 4:00 p.m. PST today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over northern Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PST Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south
over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:57 PM PST 24 November 2015 A strong Arctic outflow pattern will continue tonight as a ridge
remains over the BC Interior and a trough of low pressure remains
anchored along the coast.

Northerly strong to gale force outflows through northern and central
coastal inlets and Howe Sound will continue tonight before easing
over most areas Wednesday morning.

Strong to gale force northerlies across Haro Strait and Juan de Fuca
east entrance will ease to moderate winds tonight.

Gale force northerly winds will continue tonight from Southern Hecate
Strait southwards off Northwestern Vancouver island and into
Explorer. These winds will ease to widespread strong northerlies

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