Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 19 August 2019
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots early this afternoon and to east 25 to 35 early this evening. Wind veering to south 25 to 35 late overnight then backing to southeast 35 to 45 Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 20 Tuesday evening.
Rain beginning early this evening. Visibility as low as 1 mile in rain.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance West - east of LangaraIssued 10:30 AM PDT 19 August 2019
'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 4:00 PM PDT 19 August 2019 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over southern Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Tuesday trough located on a line north-south over
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:31 PM PDT 19 August 2019 A trough of low pressure over Southern Bowie will swing northward
toward Prince Rupert this evening. Ahead of the trough, strong to
gale force southerlies will develop over central and northern waters
tonight and increase to gale to storm force on Tuesday.
In the wake of the trough the winds will shift to strong
Northerlies Tuesday morning.
Pacific - North Coast Area
- Bowie - northern half
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
- Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
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