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FZUS61 KBUF 171736
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
135 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.5 INCH HIGH CENTERED OVER THE NEW ENGLAND STATES
WILL SLIDE TO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES THROUGH FRIDAY WHILE A WEAK
30.1 INCH LOW CROSSES THE UPPER GREAT LAKES. THIS LOW WILL DRIFT
FROM NORTHEASTERN ONTARIO INTO QUEBEC FRIDAY...EVENTUALLY DRAGGING A
WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS THE LAKE FRIDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
THEN BUILD ACROSS THE LAKE FOR THE WEEKEND.

LOZ062-172100-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
135 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHEAST. RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

LOZ063>065-172100-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
135 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

$$

LOZ061-172000-
MAFOR 1718 AMD/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 12220 11310 13410 11310. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET FRIDAY
MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11210 12310 11320 12420 11320. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET FRIDAY MORNING.

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