Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 01 May 2016

Tonight and Monday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southeast 15 to 25 this evening and to northwest 10 to 15 Monday morning. Wind increasing to northwest 20 Monday evening.

Periods of rain.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 01 May 2016
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 01 May 2016
Tuesday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind southwest 5 to 15 knots.
Thursday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 01 May 2016

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 1 May 2016 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
interior.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over Bowie.
By 10:00 a.m. PDT Monday weakening frontal system located on a
line north-south over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:50 PM PDT 1 May 2016 Strong to gale force southeasterlies will prevail over most of the
northern waters as a frontal system stalls west of Haida Gwaii. Winds
will ease to moderate to strong westerlies overnight as the front
moves eastward and weakens.

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