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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
730 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.8 INCH LOW OVER THE WESTERN END OF LAKE ONTARIO
WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST TO A POSITION OFF THE DELMARVA PENINSULA BY
THIS EVENING. THE LOW WILL DRIFT NORTH TOWARDS CAPE COD THROUGH
THURSDAY WHILE STRENGTHENING TO 29.4 INCHES. THE LOW WILL THEN
LIFT OFF TO THE NORTHEAST ACROSS NOVA SCOTIA BY FRIDAY NIGHT WHILE
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY AND THE LOWER GREAT
LAKES FOR THE WEEKEND.

LOZ062-211500-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
730 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE LATE.
WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. WAVES
3 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-211500-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
730 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN WITH
AREAS OF DRIZZLE LATE. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY
WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH.
A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO
7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-211400-
MAFOR 2112 AMD/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11816 12126 13136 11135. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FEET TODAY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11316 11126 14136 11135. AREAS OF DRIZZLE
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET TODAY. WAVES
5 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT.

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