Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara
Issued 09:30 PM PST 09 December 2023
Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots becoming northwest 20 to 30 after midnight then diminishing to northwest 10 to 20 early Sunday morning. Wind diminishing to light near noon Sunday.
Showers ending after midnight.
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Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance West - east of LangaraIssued 9:30 PM PST 09 December 2023
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM PST 9 December 2023 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight dissipating frontal system located over
the Central Coast.
At 9:30 p.m. PST tonight trough located over Haida Gwaii extending
By 10:00 a.m. PST Sunday weakening trough located over Vancouver
Island extending southwestward.
At 4:00 a.m. PST Sunday building ridge located west of Bowie.
By 4:00 p.m. PST Sunday ridge located over Langara extending
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:17 PM PST 9 December 2023 A vigorous front has moved onto the Central Coast this evening while
Gale force southeast winds over the central and South Coast waters
will ease to moderate to strong late this evening as the front
continues to weaken. Gale force northwesterlies over the northern
waters will ease to strong overnight.
Another front will give southwesterly gales to Northern Bowie by
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