Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
Issued 10:30 AM PDT 17 October 2018
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwesterly 15 knots diminishing to light this afternoon then increasing to southeast 5 to 15 Thursday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 15 to 25 Thursday afternoon and to southeast 25 to 35 Thursday evening.
Showers ending early this afternoon. Periods of rain beginning Thursday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance West - west of LangaraIssued 10:30 AM PDT 17 October 2018
'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 PDT 17 October 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
At 10:30 a.m. PDT today weakening cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Haida Gwaii.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today dissipating cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Queen Charlotte Sound.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT Thursday approaching frontal system located west
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:26 AM PDT 17 October 2018 A frontal system will approach the northern offshore waters on
Thursday. Southeast gales will develop in Bowie Thursday afternoon
and to the west of Haida Gwaii Thursday evening.
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- Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
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