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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
930 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.1 INCH LOW WILL MOVE NORTH ALONG THE EAST COAST FROM
JUST EAST OF NEW JERSEY TODAY TO THE GULF OF MAINE BY WEDNESDAY
MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY RIDGE ACROSS THE LAKE
WEDNESDAY...THEN A 29.3 INCH LOW IS FORECAST TO TRACK FROM THE
CENTRAL GREAT LAKES WEDNESDAY NIGHT TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE VALLEY BY
THURSDAY BEFORE CONTINUING INTO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES FRIDAY.

LOZ062-063-242200-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO SODUS BAY-
930 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AND DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW LATE IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AND
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. LAKE
EFFECT SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
LAKE EFFECT SNOW DURING THE DAY...THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.

$$

LOZ064-065-242200-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
930 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
AND DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW AND
FREEZING RAIN LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
3 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW
LIKELY THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. LAKE
EFFECT SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-242100-
MAFOR 2416/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11817 11707 11607 14610 11610. A CHANCE OF SNOW
THIS EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET WEDNESDAY MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11127 11817 11717 12710 13610. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET WEDNESDAY MORNING.

$$



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