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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A WARM FRONT WILL PUSH NORTH ACROSS THE LAKE TODAY. A
29.6 INCH LOW OVER THE OHIO VALLEY TONIGHT WILL THEN TRACK ACROSS
NEW YORK STATE ON THURSDAY. A LARGE 30.4 INCH HIGH OVER THE
NORTHERN PLAINS THURSDAY NIGHT WILL BUILD ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT
LAKES ON FRIDAY BEFORE SETTLING ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY FRIDAY
NIGHT AND SATURDAY.

LOZ062-063-251500-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO SODUS BAY-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN FROM LATE MORNING ON. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. RAIN.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN THIS AFTERNOON. THE LAKE IS
MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. RAIN
LIKELY THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE
IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. RAIN.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS AND
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

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MAFOR 2512 AMD/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11310 12326 14520. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THIS
EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11310 11320 12436 11430 11420 11520. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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