Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 24 May 2018

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind south 15 to 20 knots increasing to south 20 to 25 this afternoon and to south 30 this evening. Wind diminishing to west 15 to 20 late overnight and to west 10 to 15 Friday morning. Wind backing to south 10 to 15 Friday evening.

Rain beginning early this afternoon changing to a few showers early Friday morning.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 24 May 2018
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late this evening then subsiding to 2 Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PDT 24 May 2018
Saturday Wind southwest 5 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 in the morning then diminishing to southwest 15 to 25 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind south 20 knots.
Monday Wind south 20 knots veering to west 15.

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Mackenzie - Mackenzie River marine weather areas Great Slave Lake - 45141 Great Slave Lake North Arm - 45150 Herschel Island Komakuk Beach Shingle Point Airport Aklavik Airport Cape Parry Airport Fort Good Hope Airport Tulita Airport Fort Providence Fort Reliance Fort Resolution Airport Fort Simpson Airport Hay River/Merlyn Carter Airport Inner Whaleback Rocks Inuvik Airport Keats Point Lutselke Airport Norman Wells Airport Paulatuk Airport Pelly Island Tuktoyaktuk Airport Wrigley Airport Yellowknife Airport Liverpool Bay Little Chicago Storm Hills Bathurst Inlet Kugluktuk Airport Hat Island Croker River Cambridge Bay Airport Cape Peel West Gateshead Island Stefansson Island Cape Providence Ulukhaktok Airport Sachs Harbour Airport Thomsen River Prairie River Egg Island Fort Chipewyan Airport Stony Rapids Airport Uranium City
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM PDT 24 May 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:30 a.m. PDT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Queen Charlotte Sound.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Friday weakening ridge located over southern
Explorer.

At 5:00 p.m. PDT today trough located over western Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PDT Friday trough located over Haida Gwaii.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:22 AM PDT 24 May 2018 A ridge of high pressure over the offshore waters is producing strong
inflow winds through Juan de Fuca Strait this morning. These winds
are expected to reach gale force this afternoon and will persist
through Friday.

Mackenzie - Mackenzie River Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: