Dixon Entrance West
Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 October 2019
Tonight and Wednesday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind west 15 to 25 knots backing to southwest 10 to 20 early this evening then to southeast 10 to 20 late this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 20 to 30 after midnight and to southeast 35 early Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 40 to 50 late Wednesday morning then diminishing to westerly 15 to 25 Wednesday afternoon. Wind becoming west 10 to 20 Wednesday evening.
Showers changing to rain Wednesday morning.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Dixon Entrance WestIssued 4:00 PM PDT 22 October 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 PM PDT 22 October 2019 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. PDT today building ridge located on a line north-south
over southern Explorer.
By 5:00 p.m. PDT Wednesday ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over the South Coast.
At 4:00 a.m. PDT Wednesday approaching frontal system located west
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:45 PM PDT 22 October 2019 A developing frontal system well offshore will come into Bowie
overnight tonight bringing strong to gale force southeasterly winds.
Through Wednesday morning gale to storm force southeasterlies will
develop over the northern waters along west coast Haida Gwaii, Dixon
Entrance and North Hecate.
Mackenzie - Mackenzie River Area
- Axe Point mile 91 to Camsell Bend mile 290
- Bowie - northern half
- Camsell Bend mile 290 to Tulita mile 512
- Dixon Entrance East
- Dixon Entrance West
- Fort Good Hope mile 684 to Point Separation mile 913
- Great Slave Lake - basin
- Great Slave Lake - east arm
- Great Slave Lake - north arm
- Hecate Strait - northern half
- Lake Athabasca
- North Mackenzie
- North Tuktoyaktuk
- Point Separation mile 913 to Kittigazuit Bay mile 1081
- Prince Alfred
- Prince of Wales
- Tuktoyaktuk - northern half
- Tuktoyaktuk - southern half
- Tulita mile 512 to Fort Good Hope mile 684
- West Coast Haida Gwaii
- Wrigley Harbour mile 0 to Axe Point mile 91
- Yukon Coast
- 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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