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FZUS61 KBUF 132258
GLFLO

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
558 PM EST FRI JAN 13 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.8 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD FROM THE UPPER GREAT
LAKES THIS EVENING TO NEW ENGLAND BY SATURDAY...BEFORE WEAKENING
AND MOVING OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST SUNDAY. A 29.7 INCH AREA OF
LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE FROM THE PLAINS MONDAY TO ACROSS THE
CENTRAL LAKES LATE MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY.

LOZ062-140400-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
558 PM EST FRI JAN 13 2017

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES THROUGH EARLY EVENING. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING WEST. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. RAIN
LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-140400-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
558 PM EST FRI JAN 13 2017

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES THROUGH EARLY EVENING. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN LIKELY
TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3
TO 6 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-140400-
MAFOR 1322 AMD/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11720 12810 11100 12200 11300 11700. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
SATURDAY.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12720 11810 11100 11200 12400 11500. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
SATURDAY.

$$

CHURCH/HITCHCOCK/JJR/TMA


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