Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 17 August 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southwest 10 to 20 early Friday morning.

A few showers.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 August 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening then subsiding to 2 early Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 17 August 2017
Saturday Wind westerly 15 knots backing to southerly 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind southerly 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35.
Monday Wind southerly 15 to 25 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 17 August 2017 Tonight and Friday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight dissipating ridge located on a line
north-south over northern Vancouver Island.

At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight dissipating frontal system located on a
line northeast-southwest over the Central Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:20 PM PDT 17 August 2017 A ridge of high pressure extending north to south through Northern
Vancouver Island has weakened allowing a frontal system to the
North to move southwards. The frontal system extending northeast to
southwest through the Central Coast will dissipate this evening.

Light to moderate variable winds will prevail for most of the South
Coast except for strong to marginal gale force westerlies
Through Juan de Fuca Strait.

Over northern waters, strong locally gale force south to southeast
winds ahead of the frontal system will shift to strong west or
southwesterly in its wake.

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