Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PST 21 January 2019

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind south 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 near noon and to southeast 40 to 50 early this evening. Wind diminishing to southwest 20 to 30 near midnight and to south 10 to 20 near noon Tuesday. Wind backing to southeast 15 to 25 Tuesday evening.

Showers Tuesday morning and Tuesday evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 21 January 2019
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 early this evening then subsiding to 1 to 2 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 21 January 2019
Wednesday Wind west 5 to 15 knots becoming light in the afternoon then increasing to southeast 15 to 25 late in the day.
Thursday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to south 10 to 20.
Friday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 25 late in the day.

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Storm warning in effect

Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara

Issued 10:30 AM PST 21 January 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 10:30 AM PST 21 January 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:30 a.m. PST today weakening ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over eastern Explorer.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today departing ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Lower Mainland.

At 10:30 a.m. PST today deepening low 990 mb located west of Bowie.
By 9:30 p.m. PST tonight low 988 mb located north of Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:19 AM PST 21 January 2019 A deepening area of low pressure is moving into Bowie this
Morning and will lie to the northwest by Monday afternoon. Gale force
southerly winds will spread to the majority of coastal waters
And intensify to gale to storm force winds through the day.

Far southern waters will be protected by a ridge of high pressure
But should see an increase in southeasterly winds beginning this
afternoon as the ridge weakens.

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