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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
931 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.6 AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD FROM THE UPPER
MISSISSIPPI VALLEY TODAY TO THE WESTERN LAKES SUNDAY MORNING THEN
THE LOWER LAKES SUNDAY NIGHT. LOW PRESSURE 29.5 INCHES WILL FORM
OVER THE GULF COAST STATES MONDAY NIGHT THE LIFT NORTH TUESDAY TO
JUST EAST OF LAKE ONTARIO TUESDAY NIGHT WHILE LOWERING TO AROUND
28.9 INCHES.

LOZ062-132230-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
931 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
6 TO 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. LAKE EFFECT
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW DURING THE DAY...THEN SNOW LIKELY MONDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-132230-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
931 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
25 KNOTS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 6 TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15
TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW DURING THE
DAY...THEN SNOW LIKELY MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. RAIN AND
SNOW LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN
TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 1316/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 13737 11732 12822 11812 11710. A CHANCE OF LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 7 TO 11 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET SUNDAY MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11737 12747 11732 12822 11812 11810. A CHANCE OF
LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS TONIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SUNDAY
MORNING. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 6 TO 10 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET SUNDAY MORNING.

$$

HITCHCOCK



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