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Dixon Entrance West

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Marine Forecast

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.

Waves

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 October 2019
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 Wednesday morning then subsiding to 2 to 3 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 PM PDT 22 October 2019
Thursday Wind westerly 5 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind west 20 to 30 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots.

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Storm warning in effect

Dixon Entrance West

Issued 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 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
of Bowie.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 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.

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