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FZUS61 KBUF 260826
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
426 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.6 INCH LOW WILL SLOWLY TRACK NORTHEASTWARD ALONG
THE MID ATLANTIC COAST TODAY BEFORE REACHING SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND
TONIGHT. MEANWHILE A DEEPENING 29.3 INCH LOW WILL MOVE TO NEAR
LAKE MICHIGAN. THE STRENGTHENING STORM WILL MOVE TO NORTHEAST OF
LAKE SUPERIOR THURSDAY THEN WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTH WHILE
PUSHING ITS ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT OVER LAKE ONTARIO THURSDAY
NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE AVERAGING 30.1 INCHES WILL CROSS THE
LAKE ON FRIDAY.

LOZ062-261515-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
426 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN JUST A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY
WINDS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
FRIDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ063>065-261515-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
426 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. SOME
THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
FRIDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ061-261515-
MAFOR 2609/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11210 15200 11300. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TODAY.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS TONIGHT.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 14100 11100 11200 12300. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

$$


RSH/THOMAS



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