Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 August 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southerly 35 knots diminishing to southerly 15 to 25 late this morning and to southwest 5 to 15 early this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 20 to 30 Thursday evening.

Periods of rain ending near midnight. Risk of thunderstorms today. A few showers beginning Thursday evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 August 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 August 2017
Friday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots.
Saturday Wind south 20 knots diminishing to southwest 10.
Sunday Wind southwest 10 knots.

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Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 23 August 2017

'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 AM PDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today low 1001 mb located over northern Bowie.
By 5:00 a.m. PDT Thursday dissipating low 1008 mb located over
northern Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:56 AM PDT 23 August 2017 A low over Northern Bowie is resulting in strong to gale force
southerlies for the northern offshore waters. These winds will
advance toward the North Coast through today.

Marginal gale force winds can also be expected through Juan de Fuca
strait late early this evening.

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