Dixon Entrance East: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 22 October 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary low 972 mb located over
the Gulf of Alaska.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line north-south
over southern Vancouver Island.
By 8:00 a.m. PDT today departing frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Lower Mainland.

At 11:00 a.m. PDT today deepening low 987 mb located over
southwestern Bowie.
By 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight departing low 984 mb located over
northern Bowie.

At 11:00 p.m. PDT Thursday approaching low 994 mb located over
Bowie.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:34 PM PDT 21 October 2014 A low pressure system off Northern Bowie will slowly move
northwestward into the Gulf Of Alaska. An intense frontal system over
Northern Vancouver Island will slide to the Lower Mainland by
Wednesday morning. Gale to storm force southeasterly winds will
prevail ahead of the front. Gale to storm force south and southwest
winds over the far north will gradually ease tonight. Yet another low
will move northward through Bowie later Wednesday bringing more gale
force south or southwest winds over central and northern waters.