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FZUS61 KBUF 261729
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1229 PM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDING FROM THE MID-ATLANTIC STATES
WILL EXTEND NORTHWARDS ACROSS THE LOWER GREAT LAKES THROUGH
TONIGHT. A 29.9 INCH LOW WILL THEN TRACK FROM THE WESTERN GREAT
LAKES TO GEORGIAN BAY ON SATURDAY AND THEN TO THE GULF OF SAINT
LAWRENCE SUNDAY WHILE DEEPENING TO 29.6 INCHES. THIS LOW WILL
SWING A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE LAKE SATURDAY NIGHT BEFORE AN
EXPANSIVE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE AVERAGING 30.4 INCHES BUILDS
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

LOZ062-262215-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
1229 PM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A
CHANCE OF SPRINKLES IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1229 PM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS DURING
THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 2616/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11520 15510 11510. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT AND
SATURDAY MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11620 11520 15510. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1
TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET SATURDAY MORNING.

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