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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
651 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.3 INCH LOW WILL TRACK INTO QUEBEC TONIGHT AND THEN
MERGE WITH A COASTAL LOW OVER THE CANADIAN MARITIMES WEDNESDAY
NIGHT. A STRONG 30.8 INCH ARCTIC HIGH WILL THEN BUILD FROM THE
NORTHERN PLAINS THURSDAY TO THE MIDWEST BY FRIDAY BEFORE REACHING
THE OHIO VALLEY AND MID ATLANTIC FOR THE WEEKEND.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO SODUS BAY-
651 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. SNOW THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES IN ICE FREE AREAS 4 TO
7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY THROUGH MID MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS FROM
LATE MORNING ON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LOZ064-065-250415-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
651 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN
SNOW LIKELY. SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES IN ICE FREE AREAS 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE OF
SNOW DURING THE DAY...THEN SNOW LIKELY SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

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MAFOR 2422/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 12537 11530 14630 11630. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6
FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET WEDNESDAY.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11430 11517 12527 11537 13630. A CHANCE OF LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WEDNESDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET
WEDNESDAY. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$


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