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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
951 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.7 INCH LOW OVER LAKE ONTARIO WILL MOVE EAST
ACROSS NEW ENGLAND OVERNIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING BEFORE MAKING ITS
WAY OVER THE GULF OF MAINE LATER FRIDAY AFTERNOON. THIS LOW WILL
DEEPEN TO 29.2 INCHES AS IT WILL MOVE TO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH SATURDAY. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE AVERAGING 30.2 INCHES
WILL BUILD FROM THE CENTRAL LAKES LATE FRIDAY TO THE LOWER LAKES
SATURDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS LAKE ONTARIO SATURDAY NIGHT
BEFORE A 30.6 INCH HIGH BUILDS INTO THE NORTHERN GREAT LAKES AND
QUEBEC ON SUNDAY. THIS HIGH WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH MONDAY
WHILE WEAKENING TO 30.3 INCHES.

LOZ062-301015-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
951 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 7
FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-301015-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
951 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. AREAS OF
FOG. SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 3
TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-301015-
MAFOR 3004/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11627 11730 12740 14730. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT AND FRIDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET FRIDAY AND FRIDAY EVENING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11527 11637 11737 14730 11730. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET FRIDAY.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET FRIDAY EVENING.

$$


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