Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 27 August 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light early this afternoon then increasing to southeast 10 to 15 late this evening. Wind increasing to east 15 to 25 early Sunday morning and to east 25 to 30 Sunday afternoon.

Periods of rain beginning late overnight.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 August 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 this afternoon then building to 2 Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 27 August 2016
Monday Wind east 25 knots veering to southeast 10 to 20 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind easterly 10 to 15 knots.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 27 August 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today weakening ridge located west of the
offshore waters.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today low located over the Gulf of Alaska.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Sunday low located over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:20 AM PDT 27 August 2016 A ridge of high pressure west of the offshore waters will gradually
weaken today. Strong to gale force northwesterly winds west of
Vancouver Island will gradually ease.

A low over the Northern Gulf of Alaska today will stall over Bowie
early Sunday. A leading front will move to central BC waters
Sunday morning. Strong to gale force southeasterlies ahead of the
front will shift to moderate to strong southwesterlies in its wake.

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