Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 14 November 2018

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots diminishing to south 15 near midnight then becoming northeast 10 to 20 late overnight. Wind backing to northwest 5 to 15 Thursday morning then becoming light Thursday afternoon.

Showers changing to rain this evening then to showers early Thursday morning and ending late Thursday morning.


Issued 04:00 PM PST 14 November 2018
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 early Thursday morning and to 2 to 3 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 14 November 2018
Friday Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots.
Sunday Wind southeast 35 knots diminishing to south 25.

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Gale warning ended

Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara

Issued 4:00 PM PST 14 November 2018

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:00 PM PST 14 November 2018 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PST today low 1008 mb located west of Bowie.
By 6:00 a.m. PST Thursday departing low 1008 mb located over
central Hecate Strait.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:48 PM PST 14 November 2018 A 1008 MB low will move eastward across Southern Bowie this evening
and then cross Central Hecate Strait early Thursday morning.
Southerly gales are forecast south of the low tonight and expected to
spread to the central and Northern Mainland coast by early Thursday

Winds will ease towards midday Thursday as the low departs.

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