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FZUS61 KBUF 091444
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
944 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A BROAD 29.5 INCH LOW CENTERED OVER THE LOWER GREAT
LAKES WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING BEFORE
PUSHING EAST ACROSS NEW ENGLAND WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. A
30.6 INCH HIGH OVER THE NORTHERN PLAINS ON THURSDAY WILL SETTLE
OVER THE OHIO VALLEY THURSDAY NIGHT. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL
PUSH SOUTH ACROSS THE LAKE LATE FRIDAY OR FRIDAY EVENING.

LOZ062-092215-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
944 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS FROM LATE EVENING ON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES
4 TO 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY FRIDAY NIGHT. WAVES
5 TO 9 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-092215-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
944 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE
OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS FROM LATE EVENING ON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES
5 TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW
LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN SNOW SHOWERS THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES
5 TO 9 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. SNOW SHOWERS.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY FRIDAY NIGHT. WAVES 7 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 9 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-092215-
MAFOR 0916/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 13500 12510 11500 11610 11727. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11407 11600 11300 11410 12510 11500 11717. A
CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
WEDNESDAY MORNING.

$$


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