Dixon Entrance East
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 26 September 2020
Tonight and Sunday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southeast 15 to 25 knots this evening and to southeast 35 to 45 after midnight. Wind increasing to southeast 50 to 60 early Sunday morning then diminishing to southwest 25 to 35 Sunday afternoon. Wind diminishing to southwest 20 Sunday evening.
Rain overnight and Sunday.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance EastIssued 4:00 PM PDT 26 September 2020
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM PDT 26 September 2020 Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 10:00 p.m. PDT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today intensifying frontal system located west
of the offshore waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Sunday frontal system located from Hecate Strait
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:47 PM PDT 26 September 2020 An intense Pacific frontal system will approach the offshore waters
from the west this evening and reach the North Coast early Sunday
morning. Southeast gale to storm force winds will develop ahead of
this system over the offshore waters this evening, northern waters
overnight and over the central waters Sunday morning. In the wake of
the system, winds will shift to strong to gale force southwesterlies
except storm force over Northern Bowie.
Pacific - North Coast Area
- Bowie - northern half
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West
- Douglas Channel
- Explorer - northwestern half
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- Arctic - Western Arctic
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- Atlantic - Maritimes
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- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
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