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FZUS61 KBUF 200844
GLFLO

GLFLO

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Ontario
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
330 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

For waters beyond five nautical miles of shore on Lake Ontario

Waves are the significant wave height - the average of the highest
1/3 of the wave spectrum. Occasional wave height is the average of
the highest 1/10 of the wave spectrum.

.SYNOPSIS...
A warm front extends across southern Ontario today and tonight as a
surface low deepens to 29.8 inches while moving northeast across the
upper Great Lakes. A strong cold front will push across the region
Wednesday as the low continues northeast into Quebec.

LOZ062-201600-
Lake Ontario open waters from the Niagara River to Hamlin Beach-
330 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Areas of fog. Rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Areas of fog. Rain
likely early. A chance of rain after midnight, then rain late.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. Areas
of fog. Rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north
5 to 15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers during the day. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to 15 knots.
Rain showers likely with a chance of snow showers during the day,
then rain showers likely Friday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming east 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers during the day, then a chance
of rain and snow showers Saturday night. Waves 1 foot or less
building to 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ063>065-201600-
Lake Ontario open waters from Hamlin Beach to the Saint Lawrence
River-
330 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Areas of fog. Rain through
early afternoon, then a chance of rain late. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Areas of fog. A chance of
rain early. A chance of rain late. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Areas
of fog. Rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers during the day. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Rain
showers likely with a chance of snow showers during the day, then
rain showers likely Friday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 2 feet or
less.

$$

LOZ061-201600-
MAFOR 2010/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11516 13526 14523. A chance of rain overnight.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 14416 11413 13423. Waves 2 feet or less today.
Waves 1 to 3 feet tonight.

$$


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