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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
330 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.6 INCH HIGH OVER THE NORTHERN PLAINS TODAY WILL
SETTLE OVER THE OHIO VALLEY TONIGHT. A 29.9 INCH LOW WILL THEN MOVE
EAST ACROSS SOUTHERN ONTARIO PROVINCE FRIDAY WITH A TRAILING ARCTIC
COLD FRONT PUSHING SOUTH ACROSS THE LAKE FRIDAY EVENING. A 30.6 AREA
OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD FROM THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY
SATURDAY TO THE WESTERN LAKES SUNDAY MORNING THEN THE LOWER LAKES
SUNDAY NIGHT.

LOZ062-111600-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
330 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW EARLY...
THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6
FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. OCCASIONAL
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-111600-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
330 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. LAKE
EFFECT SNOW THROUGH MID MORNING...THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY FROM LATE MORNING ON. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 9
FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS.
LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY. OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 6
FEET.

$$

LOZ061-111500-
MAFOR 1110/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11737 12730 12740 11730 11620 11630. A CHANCE OF
LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
THIS EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FEET TODAY.
WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET TONIGHT.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12737 11730 12740 11737 11727 11620. A CHANCE OF
LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 8
FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET TODAY. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FEET TONIGHT.

$$



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