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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1242 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.4 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD EAST ACROSS CENTRAL ONTARIO
AND QUEBEC THROUGH MONDAY. MEANWHILE LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK ACROSS
THE OHIO VALLEY AND DEEPEN TO 29.4 INCHES AS IT TRACKS THROUGH
PENNSYLVANIA MONDAY MORNING THEN OFF THE SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND COAST
BY LATE MONDAY. A 30.4 INCH HIGH WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE OHIO
VALLEY TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE MOVING OFF THE MID ATLANTIC AND
SOUTHEAST COAST TUESDAY NIGHT. A 29.9 INCH LOW IS THEN FORECAST TO
MOVE ACROSS THE LOWER LAKES ON WEDNESDAY BEFORE A STRONG 30.7 INCH
HIGH BUILDS INTO THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES ON THURSDAY.

LOZ062-063-012215-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO SODUS BAY-
1242 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EST THIS
EVENING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
FLURRIES EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 6
FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS INCREASING TO 35 KNOT
GALES. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN SNOW
FROM LATE EVENING ON. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY FROM LATE EVENING ON.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY. SNOW. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING
THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1242 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EST THIS
EVENING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 35 KNOT
GALES. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE
EVENING. SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 10
FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
WAVES 6 TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 KNOTS OR LESS OVERNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5
FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 0116/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...12120 11230 11147
13157 11147. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FEET TONIGHT.
WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET MONDAY MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...13120 11132 11147
13157. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 9 TO 13 FEET MONDAY MORNING.

$$




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