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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1230 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.7 INCH LOW NEAR THE MAINE COASTLINE THIS AFTERNOON
WILL DEEPEN TO 29.1 INCHES OVER THE GULF OF MAINE TONIGHT AND
TOMORROW BEFORE ADVANCING ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES SATURDAY
EVENING. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE AVERAGING 30.2 INCHES WILL BUILD
FROM THE CENTRAL LAKES TO THE LOWER LAKES BY SATURDAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL THEN CROSS LAKE ONTARIO SATURDAY NIGHT BEFORE A 30.6 INCH HIGH
BUILDS INTO THE NORTHERN GREAT LAKES AND QUEBEC ON SUNDAY. THIS HIGH
WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH MONDAY WHILE WEAKENING TO 30.3 INCHES.

LOZ062-302200-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
1230 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-302200-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1230 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS FROM LATE EVENING ON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING
TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SUNDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-302100-
MAFOR 3019 AMD/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11727 13720 11710 11700 11600. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS TONIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SATURDAY MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11727 13720 11710 12700. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THIS EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3
TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
SATURDAY MORNING.

$$






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