Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
Issued 04:00 AM PDT 20 September 2019
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 25 early this morning and to southeast 25 to 35 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to south 15 to 25 near midnight then veering to southwest 10 to 20 Saturday morning.
Showers changing to rain near midnight and ending Saturday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance West - east of LangaraIssued 04:00 AM PDT 20 September 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 AM PDT 20 September 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over northern Vancouver Island.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
southern Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT today frontal system located west of Bowie.
By 11:00 a.m. PDT Saturday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Central Coast.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:54 AM PDT 20 September 2019 A frontal system will approach the North Coast of BC today and
Move south over the Central Coast Saturday.
Ahead of the frontal system, gale force southerly winds will develop
over Bowie this morning and spread to the northern waters in the
afternoon. Gale force southerly winds will spread to the Central
Coast and Northern Vancouver Island Saturday. Winds will shift to
westerly in the wake of the front.
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
- 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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