Dixon Entrance West
Issued 09:30 PM PDT 19 August 2018
Tonight and Monday.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots tonight and Monday.
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 19 August 2018
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late this evening then subsiding to 1 to 2 Monday afternoon.
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 19 August 2018
Tuesday Wind west 10 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind west 5 to 15 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest 10 to 20.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PDT 19 August 2018 Tonight and Monday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over Bowie.
At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight building ridge located over northern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:24 PM PDT 19 August 2018 A ridge of high pressure running north to south over Bowie will
continue to generate a northwesterly flow for most waters.
Marginal northwesterly gales will prevail over the Southern Hecate
Strait southward to west of Vancouver Island and ease to strong
Monday morning. Strong to gale force northwesterly winds in Johnstone
Strait will ease tonight.
A ridge of high pressure is forecast to build into the Southern BC
Interior tonight and generate strong outflow winds through inlets
along the inner South Coast.
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
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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