Language selection

Features

My Weather Profile Weather Topics  | 

Dixon Entrance East

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 October 2020

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to northeast 10 to 20 knots early this morning and to northerly 20 to 30 early this evening. Wind increasing to northwest 35 near midnight then diminishing to northwest 20 to 30 Friday morning. Wind diminishing to west 10 to 20 Friday afternoon.

Periods of rain this afternoon and this evening. Showers Friday.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 October 2020
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 early this evening and to 2 to 3 late this evening. Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 October 2020
Saturday Wind south 15 to 25 knots increasing to south 25 to 35 in the morning and to south 45 late in the day.
Sunday Wind south 40 knots increasing to south 50 late in the day.
Monday Wind south 50 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Mackenzie - Mackenzie River marine weather areas Great Slave Lake - 45141 Great Slave Lake North Arm - 45150 Herschel Island Komakuk Beach Shingle Point Airport Aklavik Airport Cape Parry Airport Fort Good Hope Airport Tulita Airport Fort Providence Fort Reliance Fort Resolution Airport Fort Simpson Airport Hay River/Merlyn Carter Airport Inner Whaleback Rocks Inuvik Airport Keats Point Lutselke Airport Norman Wells Airport Paulatuk Airport Pelly Island Tuktoyaktuk Airport Wrigley Airport Yellowknife Airport Liverpool Bay Little Chicago Storm Hills Bathurst Inlet Kugluktuk Airport Hat Island Croker River Cambridge Bay Airport Cape Peel West Gateshead Island Stefansson Island Cape Providence Ulukhaktok Airport Sachs Harbour Airport Thomsen River Prairie River Egg Island Fort Chipewyan Airport Stony Rapids Airport Uranium City
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance East

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 29 October 2020

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PDT 29 October 2020 Today Tonight and Friday At 4:00 a.m. PDT today frontal system located on a line east-west
over northern Vancouver Island.
By 10:30 a.m. PDT today weakening frontal system located on a line
east-west over the Central Coast.

At 4:00 a.m. PDT today intensifying low located west of the
offshore waters.
By 4:00 p.m. PDT today low 990 mb located over southern Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:42 AM PDT 29 October 2020 A deepening low pressure system will move to lie over Southern Bowie
this afternoon then cross the Central Coast and move inland tonight.
Ahead of the low, gale to storm force southeasterlies will spread to
central waters and strong to gale force northeasterlies are forecast
over northern waters. Gale to storm force northwest winds will
develop tonight in the wake of the low. A brief period of hurricane
force winds can be expected over Northern Explorer this evening.

Mackenzie - Mackenzie River Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: