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FZUS61 KBUF 290224
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1024 PM EDT TUE OCT 28 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.4 INCH LOW WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTH TO JAMES
BAY BY LATE TONIGHT. A 30.2 INCH HIGH OVER THE PLAINS WILL THEN
BUILD EAST ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY AND UPPER GREAT LAKES ON
WEDNESDAY BEFORE MAKING ITS WAY ACROSS THE LOWER GREAT LAKES
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY. A 29.9 INCH LOW WILL DEVELOP OVER
LAKE HURON THURSDAY NIGHT AND TRACK SOUTHEAST TO PENNSYLVANIA ON
FRIDAY. A STRONG 30.6 INCH HIGH FROM THE CANADIAN PRAIRIES WILL
THEN BUILD ACROSS ALL OF THE GREAT LAKES DURING THE COURSE OF THE
WEEKEND.

LOZ062-290930-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
1024 PM EDT TUE OCT 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. WAVES
3 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS BUILDING TO
3 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-290930-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1024 PM EDT TUE OCT 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS ENDING AROUND MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. WAVES
3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF LAKE EFFECT SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO
3 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-290930-
MAFOR 2903/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11510 11620 12520 11620 12630 11620. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WEDNESDAY EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3
TO 6 FEET WEDNESDAY. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET
WEDNESDAY EVENING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11510 11520 11620 11520 11620 13630. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SHOWERS
WEDNESDAY EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET WEDNESDAY.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET WEDNESDAY EVENING.

$$


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