Dixon Entrance East
Issued 04:00 PM PST 03 March 2021
Tonight and Thursday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots diminishing to southeast 5 to 15 near midnight then increasing to northeast 15 to 25 Thursday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 40 to 50 Thursday evening.
Periods of rain.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance EastIssued 4:00 PM PST 03 March 2021
'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 4:00 PM PST 3 March 2021 Tonight and Thursday At 4:00 p.m. PST today quasi-stationary cold front located on a
line northeast-southwest over northern Vancouver Island.
At 4:00 a.m. PST Thursday deepening low 990 mb located over
By 4:00 p.m. PST Thursday low 986 mb located over Haida Gwaii.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:35 PM PST 3 March 2021 A cold front will continue to remain quasi-stationary over Northern
Vancouver Island tonight. Ahead of the front, gale force southerlies
will persist tonight over central waters and west of Vancouver
Another low will track northwards across Explorer Thursday morning
and lie over Haida Gwaii in the afternoon. Ahead of the low, gale to
storm force southerlies over southern and central waters will spread
to northern waters in the afternoon. Additionally, hurricane force
southeasterlies will develop over the headlands of West Vancouver
Island north in the morning. In its wake the winds will shift to
strong to gale force westerly.
Pacific - North Coast Area
- Bowie - northern half
- Bowie - southern half
- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
- Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
- Douglas Channel
- Explorer - northwestern half
- 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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