Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
Issued 10:30 AM PST 14 December 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind northwest 30 to 40 knots diminishing to northerly 15 to 25 early this evening and to light late this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 35 to 45 after midnight and to southeast 50 to 60 early Saturday morning. Wind diminishing to southerly 30 to 40 Saturday afternoon.
Rain beginning early Saturday morning.
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Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance West - west of LangaraIssued 10:30 AM PST 14 December 2018
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:30 AM PST 14 December 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. PST today frontal system located from Cape Scott
By 4:00 p.m. PST today departing frontal system located on a line
north-south over southern Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 p.m. PST today ridge located over the offshore waters.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Saturday departing ridge located over the South
At 4:00 a.m. PST Saturday frontal system located west of the
By 4:00 p.m. PST Saturday frontal system located from the Alaska
panhandle to Explorer.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 10:05 AM PST 14 December 2018 A frontal system stretching from Cape Scott to Southern Explorer will
Progress eastwards across Vancouver Island today. The front will
cross Southern Vancouver Island and depart into the British Columbia
Interior by early this evening.
Over northern and central waters, strong to gale force northerly
winds will ease to light to moderate westerly this evening.
Over southern waters, gale force southeast winds will continue this
morning with storm force southeasterlies off the west coast of
Vancouver Island. Winds will shift to strong to gale force westerlies
in the wake of the frontal passage.
Another intense frontal system will approach the offshore waters
tonight then move onto the mainland coast on Saturday. Widespread
gale to storm force southeast winds will be generated ahead of the
front with hurricane force winds over parts of the northern and
Mackenzie - Mackenzie River Area
- Axe Point mile 91 to Camsell Bend mile 290
- Bowie - northern half
- Camsell Bend mile 290 to Tulita mile 512
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
- Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
- Fort Good Hope mile 684 to Point Separation mile 913
- Great Slave Lake - basin
- Great Slave Lake - east arm
- Great Slave Lake - north arm
- Hecate Strait
- Lake Athabasca - eastern half
- Lake Athabasca - western half
- North Mackenzie
- North Tuktoyaktuk
- Point Separation mile 913 to Kittigazuit Bay mile 1081
- Prince Alfred
- Prince of Wales
- Tuktoyaktuk - northern half
- Tuktoyaktuk - southern half
- Tulita mile 512 to Fort Good Hope mile 684
- West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half
- Wrigley Harbour mile 0 to Axe Point mile 91
- Yukon Coast
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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