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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 13 October 2019

Tonight and Monday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots near midnight and to southeast 25 early Monday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 40 to 50 late Monday morning and to southeast 50 to 60 Monday afternoon.

Rain Monday.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 13 October 2019
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 1 metre building to 1 to 2 early Monday morning and to 2 to 3 near noon Monday. Seas building to 3 to 5 Monday afternoon and to 5 to 7 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 13 October 2019
Tuesday Wind southeast 50 to 60 knots diminishing to south 35 to 45 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind south 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southerly 15 to 25.
Thursday Wind south 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southwest 20 to 30 late in the day.

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Map of Pacific - North Coast marine weather areas Middle Nomad - 46004 South Nomad - 46036 Dixon Entrance Central - 46145 South Moresby - 46147 Nanakwa Shoal - 46181 North Hecate Strait - 46183 North Nomad - 46184 South Hecate Strait - 46185 West Sea Otter - 46204 West Dixon Entrance - 46205 East Dellwood - 46207 West Moresby - 46208 Sartine Island Cape St.James Kindakun Rocks Langara Island Masset Municipal Airport Rose Spit Sandspit Airport Bella Bella Airport Bella Coola Airport Bonilla Island Cathedral Point Cumshewa Island Grey Islet Holland Rock Lucy Islands Lightstation Prince Rupert Airport
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Dixon Entrance East

Issued 4:00 PM PDT 13 October 2019

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 4:00 PM PDT 13 October 2019 Tonight and Monday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Monday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over northern Vancouver Island.

By 11:00 p.m. PDT tonight approaching frontal system located west
of Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:56 PM PDT 13 October 2019 A strong frontal system will approach the offshore waters this
evening and move eastward to lie over Haida Gwaii early Monday
evening. The front then continues its journey crossing the Central
Coast early Tuesday afternoon.

Gale to storm force southeasterlies will develop ahead of the front
over northern and central waters on Monday morning and reach northern
sections of west coast Vancouver Island Monday evening. Gale force
winds will continue down the rest of Vancouver Island on Tuesday.

A second low pressure system will quickly move into outer waters
early Tuesday morning bringing gale force southerly winds.

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