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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
430 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.4 INCH LOW WILL DRIFT EAST ACROSS MAINE THIS MORNING
WHILE A 30.2 INCH HIGH WILL BE CENTERED OVER THE UPPER GREAT LAKES.
THE HIGH WILL SLOWLY BUILD ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE GREAT LAKES
REGION THROUGH TODAY AND TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE CENTERED
OVER THE LAKE ON THURSDAY...THEN A 29.4 INCH LOW OVER WISCONSIN WILL
TRACK EAST ACROSS THE LOWER GREAT LAKES FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT.
THIS STORM SYSTEM WILL EXIT ACROSS NEW ENGLAND ON SATURDAY.

LOZ062-231500-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
430 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY...THEN
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS OR A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE THROUGH MID MORNING.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
FRIDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-231500-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
430 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY...
THEN RAIN SHOWERS OR A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE THROUGH MID MORNING.
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS OR A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS FRIDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-231400-
MAFOR 2309/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 14720 12730 11720 11710. SCATTERED SHOWERS OR A
CHANCE OF DRIZZLE THIS MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET TODAY. WAVES 3
TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11726 14720 11720 12710. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE
THIS MORNING. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS OR A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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