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FZUS61 KBUF 011138
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
630 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE LOWER
LAKES TODAY BEFORE RAPIDLY DEEPENING INTO A 29.4 INCH COASTAL LOW ON
MONDAY NEAR NOVA SCOTIA. A 30.4 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD FROM THE UPPER
MIDWEST MONDAY TO THE LOWER LAKES MONDAY NIGHT BEFORE REACHING NEW
ENGLAND ON TUESDAY. A 29.2 INCH LOW IS THEN FORECAST TO MOVE FROM
LOWER MICHIGAN TUESDAY EVENING TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE VALLEY
WEDNESDAY WITH A TRAILING COLD FRONT CROSSING THE LAKE EARLY
WEDNESDAY MORNING. A STRONG 30.7 INCH HIGH WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE
GREAT LAKES AND OHIO VALLEY ON THURSDAY.

LOZ062-011600-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
630 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. THE LAKE IS MOSTLY ICE
COVERED.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN
RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET TUESDAY NIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
DURING THE DAY...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$

LOZ063>065-011600-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
630 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW THIS AFTERNOON. THE LAKE
IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW THROUGH THE EARLY OVERNIGHT...THEN SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY LATE.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN
RAIN...FREEZING RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET TUESDAY NIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW AND RAIN DURING THE DAY...
THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$

LOZ061-011500-
MAFOR 0113 AMD/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11400 11507 12607 11617 12620. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THROUGH MID MORNING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11410 11417 11407 11507 12607 11617. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH MID MORNING. WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE
BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$





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