Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 04 December 2016

Tonight and Monday

Wind east 10 to 15 knots backing to north 15 to 20 early Monday morning.

A few showers ending Monday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 04 December 2016
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 3 metres subsiding to 2 early Monday morning and to 1 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 04 December 2016
Tuesday Wind light increasing to east 15 to 25 knots in the morning.
Wednesday Wind east 25 to 35 knots increasing to east 40 to 50 late in the day.
Thursday Wind east 40 to 50 knots diminishing to east 30 to 40 late in the day.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 4 December 2016 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low located over northern Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Monday weakening low 1018 mb located southwest
of Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 a.m. PST Monday quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
interior.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:25 PM PST 4 December 2016 A low pressure centre over Northern Bowie is slowly moving southward.
Gale force westerly or northwesterly winds will continue over parts
of central and northern waters tonight. The gale force winds will
spread to southern offshore waters on Monday.

A ridge of high pressure will build over the BC Interior on Monday.
This system in combination with a low pressure system over the
BC waters will produce gale force outflow winds through the mainland
inlets.

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