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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
655 AM EDT TUE APR 26 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.6 LOW MOVING SOUTHEAST THROUGH PENNSYLVANIA
WILL DRAG A COLD FRONT SOUTH ACROSS THE LAKE. A 30.5 INCH HIGH
OVER HUDSON BAY WILL BUILD OVER THE LAKE TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY.
ANOTHER 29.7 INCH LOW WILL MOVE FROM THE MIDWEST EASTWARD ACROSS
THE OHIO VALLEY THURSDAY AND OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST FRIDAY.

LOZ062-063-261515-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO SODUS BAY-
655 AM EDT TUE APR 26 2016

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MID MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING. SCATTERED SPRINKLES THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
655 AM EDT TUE APR 26 2016

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. RAIN
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING...THEN SCATTERED
RAIN SHOWERS EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SPRINKLES LATE.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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MAFOR 2609/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11136 11130 11120 11110 11700 11600 11700 11810.
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FEET TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12136 11130 11830 11810 12700 11810. SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2
FEET OR LESS TONIGHT.

$$


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