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FZUS61 KBUF 281735
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1230 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.4 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD EAST ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY
TODAY THEN ACROSS PENNSYLVANIA AND THE LOWER GREAT LAKES TONIGHT. A
29.5 INCH LOW WILL FOLLOW ACROSS NEW YORK THURSDAY THEN SHIFT OFF
THE EAST COAST FRIDAY. ANOTHER HIGH 30.3 INCHES WILL QUICKLY SHIFT
ACROSS SATURDAY FOLLOWED BY A STRONGER LOW DEEPENING TO 29.1 INCHES
WHILE POSSIBLY PASSING JUST SOUTH OF LAKE ONTARIO ON SUNDAY.

LOZ062-282200-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
1230 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF
FLURRIES FRIDAY NIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. SNOW
LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-282200-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1230 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A
CHANCE OF FLURRIES IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS FRIDAY NIGHT.
WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. SNOW
LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-282100-
MAFOR 2819 AMD/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11600 11610 12500 11400 11310 11320. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
THURSDAY MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11710 11610 12500 11400 11310 11320. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT AND
THURSDAY MORNING.

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