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Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 20 January 2020

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots backing to northeast 15 to 25 near midnight except northeasterly outflow 25 to 35 near Portland Inlet. Wind becoming southeast 10 to 20 late Tuesday morning.

Showers ending near noon Tuesday.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PST 20 January 2020
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PST 20 January 2020
Wednesday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots increasing to southeast 35 to 45 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southeast 20 to 30 knots.
Friday Wind south 20 to 30 knots.

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Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

Dixon Entrance East

Issued 4:00 PM PST 20 January 2020

'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 PM PST 20 January 2020 Tonight and Tuesday At 4:00 p.m. PST today frontal system located west of the offshore
waters.
By 4:00 a.m. PST Tuesday frontal system located from Haida Gwaii
to Tofino.

At 10:00 a.m. PST Tuesday trough located over Explorer.
By 10:00 p.m. PST Tuesday trough located over the South Coast.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:54 PM PST 20 January 2020 A frontal system offshore will approach the BC coast tonight.
Ahead of the front, gale force southeasterly winds will spread to
most coastal waters tonight. Storm force southeasterlies are
Expected tonight over West Vancouver Island North. Winds will ease
To moderate to strong southerlies Tuesday as the system moves inland.

A trough will move across Explorer Tuesday morning and Vancouver
Island Tuesday afternoon. Strong to gale force southwesterlies will
develop behind the trough.

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