Dixon Entrance East
Issued 04:00 AM PST 15 December 2019
Today Tonight and Monday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind easterly 10 to 15 knots veering to southeast 20 early this morning then increasing to southeast 35 to 40 early this evening. Wind diminishing to southeast 15 to 25 Monday morning then increasing to southeast 40 to 50 Monday evening.
Showers beginning this evening changing to rain Monday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance EastIssued 04:00 AM PST 15 December 2019
'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 AM PST 15 December 2019 Today Tonight and Monday At 4:00 a.m. PST today quasi-stationary ridge located over BC
At 5:00 a.m. PST today warm front located over western Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST today warm front located from Sandspit to Port
At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight approaching cold front located over Haida
Gwaii extending southwestward.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:46 AM PST 15 December 2019 A frontal system over the offshore waters is approaching the
North Coast today.
Ahead of the system, winds will rise to gale force southeasterly over
the northern and central waters throughout today. Gale force
southeasterlies will reach waters near Northern Vancouver Island late
this afternoon or this evening.
The front will then stall along the coast from the northern tip of
Vancouver Island through Hecate Strait giving near storm force
southeasterly winds well into Monday.
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- Bowie - northern half
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- Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island
- Dixon Entrance East
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- Douglas Channel
- Explorer - northwestern half
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