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FZUS61 KBUF 251337
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
837 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.3 INCH LOW NORTH OF GEORGIAN BAY WILL MOVE TO
WESTERN QUEBEC BY THIS EVENING AND DEEPEN TO 29.0 INCHES. A 30.3
INCH HIGH WILL THEN RIDGE FROM THE SOUTHEASTERN STATES TO THE
LOWER GREAT LAKES SUNDAY BEFORE DRIFTING OFF THE MID ATLANTIC
COAST ON MONDAY. THIS HIGH WILL REMAIN IN PLACE OFF THE EAST COAST
THROUGH TUESDAY WHILE STRENGTHENING TO 30.5 INCHES. A 29.5 INCH
LOW WILL THEN MOVE THROUGH THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES WEDNESDAY.

LOZ062-252215-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
837 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN EARLY...THEN SCATTERED
RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. LAKE EFFECT
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS MONDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY TUESDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-252215-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
837 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN EARLY...THEN RAIN AND
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY
WINDS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS EARLY...THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND RAIN
SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS.
LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 7 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY WEDNESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ061-252215-
MAFOR 2516/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11526 11530 11630 14640 11637. SCATTERED SHOWERS
THIS AFTERNOON. SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING,...
THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT
SNOW SHOWERS SUNDAY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET SUNDAY MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11536 11636 11530 12640 13647. SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. SCATTERED LAKE EFFECT RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS THIS EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 7 TO 11 FEET SUNDAY MORNING.

$$


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