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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1028 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A WARM FRONT WILL PUSH NORTH ACROSS THE LAKE TODAY. A
29.6 INCH LOW OVER THE OHIO VALLEY TONIGHT WILL THEN TRACK ACROSS
NEW YORK STATE ON THURSDAY. A LARGE 30.4 INCH HIGH OVER THE
NORTHERN PLAINS THURSDAY NIGHT WILL BUILD ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT
LAKES ON FRIDAY BEFORE SETTLING ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY FRIDAY
NIGHT AND SATURDAY.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO SODUS BAY-
1028 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. RAIN.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN WITH SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1028 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN. THE LAKE
IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. RAIN
LIKELY THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE
IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. RAIN.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. RAIN WITH SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$

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MAFOR 2515/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 12326 14520 11510 11506. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS THIS EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11320 12436 11430 11420 11520 11510 11600. A
CHANCE OF RAIN THURSDAY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2
TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3
FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THURSDAY MORNING. WAVE HEIGHTS
ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$


CHURCH/TMA





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