Dixon Entrance East

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PST 19 November 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 25 to 30 knots except northeast 20 near the mainland inlets. Wind becoming southeast 25 to 35 early this afternoon then increasing to southeast 35 to 40 after midnight. Wind diminishing to westerly 10 to 20 Tuesday morning and to light Tuesday afternoon.

Showers beginning late this afternoon changing to rain near midnight then to showers Tuesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 19 November 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 to 3 this morning then subsiding to 1 to 2 near noon Tuesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 19 November 2018
Wednesday Wind west 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 25 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southeast 40 to 50 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 25.
Friday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 25 late in the day.

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Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance East

Issued 10:30 AM PST 19 November 2018

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PST 19 November 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:30 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over southern
BC interior.

At 10:30 a.m. PST today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 1:00 p.m. PST Tuesday frontal system located on a line
north-south over the Central Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:26 AM PST 19 November 2018 A frontal system just west of Bowie this morning will move gradually
eastward today and Tuesday, reaching the Central Coast on Tuesday
afternoon.

Strong to gale force southeasterlies over Bowie will spread to all
the northern and central waters, and near Northern Vancouver Island,
later this morning and this afternoon. The strong to gale force
southeasterlies will become confined to the Central Coast and
Northern Vancouver Island by Tuesday afternoon.

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