Dixon Entrance East


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 20 January 2019

Today Tonight and Monday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots diminishing to southerly 10 to 15 this afternoon then increasing to south 20 near midnight. Wind increasing to southeast 25 to 35 near noon Monday and to southeast 40 to 50 Monday afternoon.

Rain changing to showers early this morning and ending near midnight.


Issued 04:00 AM PST 20 January 2019
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 near noon then building to 1 to 2 near noon Monday. Seas building to 2 to 3 Monday afternoon and to 3 to 5 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 20 January 2019
Tuesday Wind southeast 40 to 50 knots diminishing to southwest 25 to 35 in the morning and to south 15 to 25 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind west 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 25 late in the day.
Thursday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 20.

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Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Dixon Entrance East

Issued 04:00 AM PST 20 January 2019

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 Synopsis

Issued 4:00 AM PST 20 January 2019 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. PST today low 1002 mb located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today low 1005 mb located northwest of Bowie.

At 4:00 a.m. PST Monday deepening low 993 mb located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Monday low 986 mb located northwest of Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:46 AM PST 20 January 2019 An area of low pressure will pass to the northwest of Bowie today,
and moderate to strong southwesterly winds will prevail over northern

A deepening area of low pressure will approach Bowie early Monday
morning and lie to the northwest by Monday afternoon. Gale force
southerly winds will spread to the majority of coastal waters Monday
morning and intensify to gale to storm force winds that afternoon and

Far southern waters will be protected by a ridge of high pressure on
Monday, but should see an increase in southeasterly winds Monday
night as that ridge weakens.

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