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Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 11 December 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots except northeasterly outflow 35 near Portland Inlet. Wind becoming southeast 25 to 35 late this evening then becoming southerly 25 after midnight. Wind southerly 20 Thursday.

Rain changing to showers near midnight. Risk of thunderstorms overnight and Thursday.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 11 December 2019
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 3 metres subsiding to 2 after midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 11 December 2019
Friday Wind west 5 to 15 knots backing to south 10 to 20 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 30 to 40.

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Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance East

Issued 9:30 PM PST 11 December 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 11 December 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight weakening frontal system located on a
line northwest-southeast over Hecate Strait.

At 4:00 a.m. PST Thursday trough located west of Bowie.
By 1:00 p.m. PST Thursday trough located over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:21 PM PST 11 December 2019 A frontal system extending from Hecate Strait to Vancouver Island
will move inland tonight.

Gale to storm force southeasterlies ahead of the front will ease to
strong southwesterlies behind the front.

A trough will move through Bowie Thursday afternoon generating gale
force southwesterlies as it passes.

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