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Dixon Entrance East

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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PST 28 February 2024

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southerly 15 knots except northeasterly outflow 35 near Portland Inlet late this morning. Wind becoming southeast 15 to 20 Thursday morning except northeasterly outflow 30 near Portland Inlet.

Showers or flurries.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 28 February 2024
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 28 February 2024
Friday Wind northeasterly outflow 25 to 35 knots.
Saturday Wind northeasterly outflow 25 to 35 knots.
Sunday Wind northeasterly outflow 20 to 30 knots diminishing to northeasterly outflow 10 to 20.

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Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance East

Issued 10:30 AM PST 28 February 2024

'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 10:30 AM PST 28 February 2024 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. PST today cold front located over Vancouver Island
extending southwestward.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today departing cold front located over the
South Coast.

By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight trough located over the offshore waters.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:20 AM PST 28 February 2024 A cold front will track southwards across Southern Vancouver Island
this afternoon and across the Southern Strait of Georgia this
evening.

Ahead of the front, southwest gales over west coast Vancouver Island
will shift to moderate to strong westerlies in its wake today.

For the inner South Coast waters, strong southerlies will weaken with
the passage of the front this evening.

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