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Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 28 November 2022

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 5 to 15 knots veering to easterly 10 to 15 this afternoon then to southeast 20 near midnight. Wind backing to northeast 25 Tuesday morning then increasing to northeast 25 to 35 Tuesday evening.

Flurries overnight and Tuesday. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures plus 4 falling to minus 2 Tuesday evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 28 November 2022
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 28 November 2022
Wednesday Wind northeast 30 to 40 knots diminishing to northeast 20 to 30 late in the day.
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northeast 15 to 25.

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Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara

Issued 04:00 AM PST 28 November 2022

'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 4:00 AM PST 28 November 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 a.m. PST today building ridge located over northern BC
interior.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over northern
BC interior.

At 4:00 a.m. PST Tuesday intensifying low 1007 mb located over
northern Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Tuesday approaching low 990 mb located northwest
of Vancouver Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:59 AM PST 28 November 2022 A ridge of high pressure building over Northern Interior BC will
generate marginal gale to gale force outflow winds through the
mainland inlets. Outflow winds will gradually strengthen on Tuesday
and reach gale to storm force Tuesday evening.

An intensifying low moving into Northern Bowie Tuesday morning will
track southeastward and approach Vancouver Island in the afternoon.
Gale to storm force winds will develop over parts of the offshore and
central waters as well as West Vancouver Island on Tuesday.

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