Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 19 January 2017

Tonight and Friday

Wind light becoming north 10 to 15 knots late overnight.

A few showers ending late overnight. Chance of showers Friday morning.


Issued 04:00 PM PST 19 January 2017
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 2 metres building to 3 late overnight then subsiding to 2 Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 19 January 2017
Saturday Wind easterly 15 to 25 knots increasing to easterly 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind easterly 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northeast 10 to 15.
Monday Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 15 to 25.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PST 19 January 2017 Tonight and Friday At 4:00 p.m. PST today departing trough located over the Strait
of Georgia.

At 7:00 p.m. PST tonight building ridge located over the South
By 5:00 a.m. PST Friday ridge located over BC interior.

At 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located west of the offshore
By 5:00 a.m. PST Friday frontal system located over Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:58 PM PST 19 January 2017 A weak trough currently over the South Coast will move inland to be
replaced by a weak ridge early tomorrow. This ridge will also push
into the BC Interior and a frontal system will move to lie over the
South Coast midday Friday. In advance of this larger system, gale
force southeasterly or easterly winds will develop over parts of the
southern and central waters tonight through Friday.

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