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FZUS61 KBUF 052048
GLFLO

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
348 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE AVERAGING 30.3 INCHES WILL BUILD ACROSS
THE LOWER LAKES THIS EVENING BEFORE SETTLING INTO THE MID
ATLANTIC STATES SATURDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS
ONTARIO AND QUEBEC SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING SOUTH ACROSS THE LAKE
SUNDAY. A 29.6 INCH LOW WILL THEN MOVE FROM THE WESTERN LAKES
MONDAY TO THE CENTRAL LAKES TUESDAY WHILE A SECONDARY COASTAL LOW
DEVELOPS JUST SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
348 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
SCATTERED FLURRIES THROUGH EARLY EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW
LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW TUESDAY NIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-060430-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
348 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING. LAKE EFFECT
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH MID MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS FROM LATE MORNING ON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 KNOTS OR
LESS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW DURING THE DAY...THEN SNOW LIKELY MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SNOW
LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW TUESDAY NIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 0522/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 12610 11520 11510 14520. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS
EARLY THIS EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SATURDAY.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12610 11620 14520 11520. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT
SNOW SHOWERS TONIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY MORNING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6
FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET SATURDAY.

$$


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