Dixon Entrance West


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 21 August 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots backing to southwesterly 5 to 15 near noon then veering to northwest 10 to 20 near noon Wednesday.

Periods of rain beginning this evening changing to chance of showers Wednesday morning. Fog patches dissipating near noon.


Issued 04:00 AM PDT 21 August 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 21 August 2018
Thursday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots.
Friday Wind south 15 knots veering to west 15.
Saturday Wind west 15 knots.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today weakening ridge located over BC interior.

At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday weakening ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:26 AM PDT 21 August 2018 A ridge of high pressure will remain anchored over the offshore
waters today and Wednesday. Strong to gale force northwesterly winds
will develop over the west coast of Vancouver Island late Wednesday

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