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Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PDT 25 September 2023

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind easterly 20 to 30 knots becoming southeast 25 to 35 near midnight then increasing to southeast 35 to 45 late overnight. Wind becoming southeast 35 Tuesday afternoon.

Periods of rain.


Issued 04:00 PM PDT 25 September 2023
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 late overnight then subsiding to 3 Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 25 September 2023
Wednesday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southwest 5 to 15 in the afternoon then increasing to northwest 15 to 25 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots.

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Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance East

Issued 9:30 PM PDT 25 September 2023

'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 Synopsis

Issued 10:59 PM PDT 25 September 2023 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PDT tonight low 972 mb located over southern Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PDT Tuesday departing low 990 mb located over
northern Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:21 PM PDT 25 September 2023 An intense low will remain over Bowie tonight and Tuesday before
moving northwards to the Alaskan Panhandle Wednesday morning.
Ahead of the low, gale to storm force southeasterlies will continue
tonight and Tuesday over central and northern waters. In its
Wake, winds will shift to strong to gale force westerly through

Significant wave heights of 5 to 7 metres will continue tonight
Over central and northern coastal waters.

Conditions are favourable for waterspout development over Explorer
and west coast Vancouver Island overnight through Tuesday evening.

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