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FZUS61 KBUF 221434
GLFLO

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1034 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...AN EXPANSIVE 30.1 INCH HIGH CENTERED OVER THE OHIO
VALLEY WILL DRIFT ACROSS PENNSYLVANIA TONIGHT...THEN WILL
GRADUALLY PUSH OF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST ON TUESDAY. THE HIGH WILL
REMAIN ANCHORED OFF THE COAST TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
SEVERAL WEAK FRONTS WILL THEN PUSH ACROSS THE LAKE WEDNESDAY NIGHT
INTO THURSDAY NIGHT. A 30.2 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD ACROSS ALL OF THE
GREAT LAKES ON FRIDAY.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
1034 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. WAVES
1 TO 2 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1034 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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MAFOR 2215/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11600 12610 11710 11800 11700 12500. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS TUESDAY
MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11700 13610 11710 11700 11600 11500. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET TUESDAY MORNING.

$$


JJR/RSH



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