Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 18 August 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind southwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to southwest 10 to 20 early this morning then backing to south 15 to 25 Saturday morning.

A few showers.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 18 August 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 2 late this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 18 August 2017
Sunday Wind southerly 15 to 25 knots becoming southerly 20 to 30 late in the day.
Monday Wind southerly 20 to 30 knots.
Tuesday Wind southerly 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southwest 10 to 20.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 18 August 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 5:00 p.m. PDT today building ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Explorer.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:53 AM PDT 18 August 2017 A ridge of high pressure offshore extending northeast to southwest
will build through Explorer tonight and extend through the central
waters Saturday morning.

Moderate to strong northwest winds will prevail for most of the South
Coast except for strong to marginal gale force westerlies that are
expected through Juan de Fuca Strait tonight.

North of the ridge, strong west or southwesterly winds will

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