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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
740 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.0 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD ACROSS THE LOWER
LAKES TONIGHT AND FRIDAY AND THEN SLIDE OFF THE NEW ENGLAND
COASTLINE ON SATURDAY. SLOWLY DEEPENING LOW PRESSURE IS THEN
EXPECTED TO TRACK ACROSS THE CENTRAL LAKES AND INTO QUEBEC
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...WITH ITS TRAILING COLD FRONT FORECAST
TO CROSS THE LAKE ON SUNDAY. THEN A 30.2 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE LOWER LAKES MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
740 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
1 TO 2 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
740 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING
TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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MAFOR 1821/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11600 15500 11200. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12600 14500 11500 11300. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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