Dixon Entrance East: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 23 April 2014 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located over the Lower Mainland.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight weakening ridge located east of the
Lower Mainland.

At 4:00 p.m. PDT today low located west of Explorer.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT Thursday low 994 mb located 35 miles west
of Tofino.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:56 PM PDT 23 April 2014 An area of low pressure approaching from the west will enter Explorer
late this afternoon and lie 35 miles west of Tofino by Thursday

Strong to gale force winds are expected in the vicinity of the low
for waters west of Vancouver Island. Winds should ease diminish
through the afternoon on Thursday as the low weakens and continues on
its slow track toward the mainland coast.