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Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara

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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 06 December 2022

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest 10 to 20 early this morning then backing to southwest 15 to 25 early this evening. Wind increasing to south 25 to 35 after midnight and to south 35 to 45 overnight. Wind becoming northwest 35 to 45 Wednesday afternoon then backing to west 25 to 35 Wednesday evening.

Periods of drizzle changing to scattered showers near noon then to rain this evening. Showers Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 04:00 AM PST 06 December 2022
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres becoming 3 near midnight building to 4 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM PST 06 December 2022
Thursday Wind west 15 to 25 knots becoming west 10 to 20 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 10 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind north 10 to 20 knots.

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Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara

Issued 04:00 AM PST 06 December 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 6 December 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 a.m. PST today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Bowie.
By 2:00 p.m. PST today weakening ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Explorer.

At 4:00 p.m. PST today cold front located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Wednesday cold front located over Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:56 AM PST 6 December 2022 A cold front will approach the offshore waters later today and reach
Haida Gwaii on Wednesday morning then sweep through southern waters.

Ahead of the front gale force southerly winds will affect the
majority of outer coastal waters, with gale to storm force winds
forecast from Haida Gwaii to the headlands of Vancouver Island on
Wednesday. Gale to storm force northwesterly winds will follow the
front later in the day on Wednesday.

For waters of the inner South Coast strong to gale force
southeasterlies will develop near midday on Wednesday and likely
persist into the late evening.

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