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Marine Forecast

Issued 09:30 PM PST 09 December 2019

Tonight and Tuesday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southeast 40 to 50 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 early Tuesday morning and to light late Tuesday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 20 to 30 Tuesday afternoon and to southeast 30 to 40 Tuesday evening.

Drizzle changing to rain near midnight and ending Tuesday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 09 December 2019
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 4 near noon Tuesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 09 December 2019
Wednesday Wind southeast 45 to 55 knots diminishing to south 25 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind south 30 knots veering to west 25.
Friday Wind west 10 to 20 knots backing to south 10 to 20.

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Storm warning in effect

Dixon Entrance West

Issued 9:30 PM PST 09 December 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:30 PM PST 9 December 2019 Tonight and Tuesday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight frontal system located over eastern Bowie.
By noon PST Tuesday dissipating frontal system located on a line
north-south over Hecate Strait.

At 10:00 p.m. PST Tuesday frontal system located over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:16 PM PST 9 December 2019 A frontal system will track across the offshore waters tonight and
weaken over Hecate Strait midday Tuesday. Gale force southerlies will
weaken to moderate to strong westerlies late this evening over the
offshore waters. Gale force southeasterlies will weaken by midday on
Tuesday over Queen Charlotte Sound and Hecate Strait. In its wake the
winds will shift to moderate southwesterly.

By Tuesday night, widespread southeast gales will develop over
northern and central waters as another stronger frontal system
approaches. The southeast gales will increase to southeast storm
force near midnight.

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