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FZUS61 KBUF 311433
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
930 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.2 INCH LOW NEAR THE GULF OF MAINE WILL TRACK INTO
THE CANADIAN MARITIMES THIS EVENING. MEANWHILE A 30.3 INCH HIGH WILL
RIDGE ACROSS THE LOWER LAKES TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE
LAKE TONIGHT BEFORE A 30.6 INCH HIGH BUILDS INTO THE NORTHERN GREAT
LAKES AND QUEBEC ON SUNDAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE
OHIO VALLEY AND DEEPEN TO 29.4 INCHES AS IT TRACKS ACROSS
PENNSYLVANIA LATE SUNDAY NIGHT. THEN A 30.4 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE LOWER LAKES TUESDAY.

LOZ062-312200-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
930 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. SCATTERED FLURRIES LATE. WAVES 1
TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE EARLY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5
FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 7 TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-312200-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
930 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3
FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30
KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 7 TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 3116/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11500 11510 11520 12620 11720 11810 11120.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUNDAY MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11600 12510 11520 11620 11720 11820 11120.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1
TO 3 FEET SUNDAY MORNING.

$$




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