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FZUS61 KBUF 271749
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1249 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.4 INCH HIGH WILL DRIFT EAST OFF THE MID ATLANTIC
COAST THROUGH TONIGHT...THEN A WARM FRONT WILL PUSH NORTHEASTWARD
ACROSS THE LOWER LAKES TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. A 29.6 INCH
LOW IS THEN FORECAST TO TRACK FROM LAKE MICHIGAN TUESDAY NIGHT TO
SOUTHERN QUEBEC BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON WHILE DEEPENING TO 29.1
INCHES. A STRONG COLD FRONT TRAILING THIS LOW WILL CROSS THE LAKE
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. THIS LOW WILL CONTINUE EAST INTO THE CANADIAN
MARITIMES THURSDAY.

LOZ062-272200-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
1249 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...THEN
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WEDNESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING
THE DAY. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ063>065-272200-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1249 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. RAIN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN SHOWERS, A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS WEDNESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
5 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ061-272200-
MAFOR 2719 AMD/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11510 11500 11400 13300 11310. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
TONIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11610 11600 11400 13300 11310. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
TONIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING.

$$

APFFEL/CHURCH/JJR



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