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FZUS61 KBUF 252026
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
426 PM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.6 INCH HIGH CENTERED NEAR JAMES BAY WILL DRIFT
TO THE LOWER SAINT LAWRENCE VALLEY THROUGH SUNDAY. MEANWHILE A
29.8 INCH LOW OVER MISSOURI WILL TRACK TO NEAR CHICAGO SUNDAY...
THEN ACROSS THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY WHILE
PUSHING A WARM FRONT NORTHEAST ACROSS THE LAKE. A WAVY COLD FRONT
TRAILING FROM THIS LOW WILL CROSS THE LAKE MONDAY NIGHT AND EARLY
TUESDAY...WITH A 30.5 INCH HIGH THEN BUILDING SOUTHEASTWARD
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
426 PM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN RAIN LIKELY LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. RAIN
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
426 PM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.

$$

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MAFOR 2521/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11220 15230 11230. A CHANCE OF RAIN OVERNIGHT
AND SUNDAY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 13120 14220 11320. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING
RAIN SUNDAY MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET SUNDAY.

$$

CHURCH/HITCHCOCK/JJR/TMA



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