Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 20 September 2019
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 30 to 40 knots diminishing to southwest 25 near midnight. Wind west 20 Saturday.
Showers ending near midnight.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance West - west of LangaraIssued 4:00 PM 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 PM PDT 20 September 2019 Tonight and Saturday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over northern Vancouver Island.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
the southern Lower Mainland.
At 4:00 p.m. PDT today frontal system located over northwestern
By 9:30 p.m. PDT Saturday frontal system located on a line
northeast-southwest over Port Hardy.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 4:13 PM PDT 20 September 2019 A frontal system approaching the North Coast late this afternoon will
move south to lie over the Central Coast Saturday afternoon and to
near Port Hardy by late Saturday evening.
Ahead of the front, strong to gale force southerly winds prevail over
the northern waters this afternoon. Gale force southerlies will
spread to the Central Coast and Northern Vancouver Island Saturday
morning. In the wake of the front, winds will shift to westerly and
ease to moderate to strong.
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
- Douglas Channel
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- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
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- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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