Dixon Entrance East
Issued 10:30 AM PST 27 January 2021
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 15 to 25 knots except northeasterly outflow 25 to 35 near Portland Inlet. Wind becoming northeast 15 near noon Thursday then increasing to southeast 15 to 25 Thursday evening except northeast 15 to 25 near Portland Inlet.
Temperatures near minus 1.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance EastIssued 10:30 AM PST 27 January 2021
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PST 27 January 2021 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
At 10:30 a.m. PST today trough located from the Alaska panhandle
By 4:00 p.m. PST Thursday weakening trough located from the Central
Coast to Explorer.
At 10:30 a.m. PST today low located over southern Explorer.
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low located off the Washington Coast.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:17 AM PST 27 January 2021 A low pressure system over Southern Explorer will continue to weaken
today before exiting the region this afternoon. Marginal gale force
northerlies over Southwestern Explorer will ease this afternoon.
A trough of low pressure will remain from the Alaskan Panhandle to
Explorer today. Northerly gales over Bowie will ease this evening.
Additionally, a ridge of high pressure will remain over the BC
Interior. Strong to gale force outflow winds will prevail through the
coastal mainland inlets through Thursday morning.
Moderate freezing spray will develop through Douglas Channel this
evening and continue through Thursday morning.
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