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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
343 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.

LOZ062-063-250400-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO SODUS BAY-
343 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES IN ICE FREE AREAS 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 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 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 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.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
343 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
EARLY EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS FROM LATE EVENING ON. WAVES IN ICE
FREE AREAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST TO
30 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. 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 11530 12537 11530 14630. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS 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 11437 13527 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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