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FZUS61 KBUF 232015
GLFLO

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
315 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A COMPLEX 29.3 INCH STORM SYSTEM OVER THE MISSISSIPPI
VALLEY THIS EVENING WILL CONSOLIDATE AND DEEPEN TO A 28.8 INCH LOW
NEAR THE SOO BY MONDAY MORNING. THE STORM WILL CONTINUE TO DEEPEN
AS IT WILL PUSH NORTH TO NEAR JAMES BAY BY MONDAY EVENING..THEN
WILL EXIT ACROSS NORTHERN QUEBEC MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY WHILE A
330.3 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY. THE AREA OF
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PASS OVER THE LOWER GREAT LAKES AND MID
ATLANTIC STATES TUESDAY NIGHT. A STRENGTHENING STORM IS FORECAST
TO MOVE UP THE EAST COAST ON WEDNESDAY.

LOZ062-240415-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
315 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING. SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO
30 KNOTS. SHOWERS THROUGH MID MORNING...THEN JUST A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS FROM LATE MORNING ON. WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 30 KNOTS. WAVES 9 TO 13 FEET SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
11 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO
9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING WEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW WEDNESDAY NIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
FRIDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-240415-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
315 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. OCCASIONAL
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS INCREASING TO 35 KNOT
GALES OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 10 TO 14
FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE OF
LAKE EFFECT RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN LAKE EFFECT RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
JUST A CHANCE OF SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8
FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-240415-
MAFOR 2322/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...12310 11320 12336
11426 11428 11448. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS MONDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1
TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET MONDAY.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...12310 11320 12336
12430 11438. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS MONDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET MONDAY.

$$


JJR/RSH/TMA





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