Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara: Synopsis
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 AM PST 12 December 2013 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PST today cold front located on a line north-south
over Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 1:00 p.m. PST today departing cold front located on a line
north-south over southern Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 a.m. PST today trough located on a line north-south
By 4:00 p.m. PST today trough located on a line north-south over
Queen Charlotte Sound.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:49 AM PST 12 December 2013 A cold front over Queen Charlotte Sound will move southward to the
southern end of Vancouver Island later today. A trough of low
pressure currently oriented north-south over Bowie will lie over
Queen Charlotte Sound late this afternoon.
Ahead of the front gale to storm force southerly winds will continue
early this morning. Strong to gale force southeasterly winds will
persist today over parts of the central and inner south coastal
Strong to gale force northwesterlies are expected over northern
offshore waters following the passage of the trough tonight and on
On Friday, gale force southwesterlies are expected over northern
waters in advance of an approaching cold front.
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