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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
948 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.6 INCH HIGH OVER THE NORTHERN PLAINS TODAY WILL
SETTLE OVER THE OHIO VALLEY TONIGHT. A 29.9 INCH LOW WILL THEN MOVE
EAST ACROSS SOUTHERN ONTARIO PROVINCE FRIDAY WITH A TRAILING ARCTIC
COLD FRONT PUSHING SOUTH ACROSS THE LAKE FRIDAY EVENING. A 30.6 AREA
OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD FROM THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY
SATURDAY TO THE WESTERN LAKES SUNDAY MORNING THEN THE LOWER LAKES
SUNDAY NIGHT.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
948 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW
LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO
7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. OCCASIONAL
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
948 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW.
WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
4 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY. OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 1116/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11737 12740 11730 11620 11630 11530 11520.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
THIS EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET FRIDAY
MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11737 11747 11740 11737 11727 11620 12537. A
CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING. WAVES 6 TO 9
FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET FRIDAY MORNING.

$$


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