Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 04 September 2015

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind light increasing to south 10 to 15 knots this afternoon and to southeast 20 to 30 this evening. Wind diminishing to west 15 late overnight.

Showers beginning this evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 04 September 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 metre building to 2 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 04 September 2015
Sunday Wind southwest 15 knots.
Monday Wind south 10 to 15 knots increasing to south 20 to 25 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind west 20 to 30 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 4 September 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Haida Gwaii.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 11:00 a.m. PDT Saturday frontal system located over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 4 September 2015 A trough of low pressure will move eastward across Bowie tonight
Then stall over Haida Gwaii Saturday morning.

Winds will rise to strong to gale force southeasterlies over
Dixon Entrance East and Northern Hecate Strait early Saturday
Morning and will ease slowly Saturday afternoon and night.

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