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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
330 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRESSURE 29.30 INCHES WILL PASS WELL NORTH OF THE
GREAT LAKES AND DRAG A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE LAKE THIS MORNING. HIGH
PRESSURE 30.70 INCHES FROM CENTRAL CANADA WILL MOVE TO THE OHIO
VALLEY BY FRIDAY MORNING AND OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST BY THE WEEKEND.
LOW PRESSURE 29.80 INCHES WILL CROSS THE NORTHERN GREAT LAKES ON
SATURDAY WITH THE ASSOCIATED WEAK COLD FRONT ON SATURDAY. ANOTHER
LOW PRESSURE 29.80 INCHES WILL CROSS THE NORTHERN GREAT LAKES ON
SUNDAY.

LOZ062-041600-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
330 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. PATCHY
FREEZING DRIZZLE THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES IN ICE FREE AREAS 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LOZ063>065-041600-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
330 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. THE LAKE
IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
FLURRIES OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES
DURING THE DAY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$

LOZ061-041500-
MAFOR 0410/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 14620 11720 12730 11720. PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE
THIS MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE
AREAS.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 14620 14720. PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING. WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING
MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$




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