Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 May 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind south 5 to 15 knots becoming light Tuesday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 May 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 May 2017
Wednesday Wind light increasing to southeast 15 to 25 knots in the morning.
Thursday Wind south 15 to 20 knots.
Friday Wind south 15 to 20 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 29 May 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Explorer.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south over
central Vancouver Island.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary trough located over BC
interior.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:36 AM PDT 29 May 2017 The contrasts of temperature and pressure between a ridge of high
pressure over offshore waters and a trough over the BC Interior are
producing strong to gale force westerly winds through Juan de Fuca
strait. These winds will ease slightly this morning then rise again
late this afternoon and this evening.

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