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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
330 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.6 INCH LOW WILL SHIFT ACROSS THE EASTERN GREAT
LAKES TONIGHT THEN TRANSFER TO A DEEPENING COASTAL LOW TO 29.4
INCHES OVER THE GULF OF MAINE BY WEDNESDAY NIGHT. IN THE WAKE OF
THIS SYSTEM...A WEST TO EAST TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER
THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES THROUGH FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE AT 30.3 INCHES
WILL THEN SHIFT ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES BY SATURDAY.

LOZ062-170400-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
330 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. SHOWERS
LIKELY. PATCHY FOG THROUGH EARLY EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR
LESS.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
330 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST TO
30 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO
9 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SUNDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

$$

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MAFOR 1622/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11316 11306 11506 12516 11636 11630 11640. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET WEDNESDAY.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12316 12416 11516 11526 11636 11646. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET
WEDNESDAY.

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