Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 20 September 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind northwest 20 to 30 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Thursday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 20 September 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 metres building to 2 to 3 early this morning then subsiding to 1 to 2 near noon Thursday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 20 September 2017
Friday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots backing to south 25 late in the day.
Sunday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 20 September 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary trough located over the
South Coast.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today building ridge located on a line north-south
over the offshore waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Thursday ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Alaska panhandle.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:12 AM PDT 20 September 2017 A trough of low pressure over the South Coast will gradually weaken
today and tonight as a ridge of high pressure offshore builds towards
the Alaskan Panhandle.

Strong to gale force northwest winds are expected west and north of
Vancouver Island.

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