Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 23 October 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind west 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 near midnight and to light late overnight. Wind increasing to east 20 Tuesday morning and to east 20 to 30 Tuesday afternoon. Wind becoming northwest 20 to 30 Tuesday evening.

Rain beginning Tuesday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 October 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 5 metres subsiding to 4 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 23 October 2017
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind south 10 to 20 knots increasing to south 25 to 35.
Friday Wind south 25 to 35 knots diminishing to north 10 to 20.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 23 October 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary frontal system located
on a line northeast-southwest over southern Hecate Strait.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT Tuesday low 1012 mb located off Bowie.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday low 1006 mb located over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:25 PM PDT 23 October 2017 A front stalled over the Southern Hecate Strait tonight will continue
to give southeast gales to the central waters through Tuesday.

On Tuesday, another low pressure system will move across Bowie in the
afternoon. Southwesterly gales will develop over the northern waters
ahead of the low.

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