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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
446 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.1 INCH RIDGE OVER THE LAKE THIS EVENING WILL MOVE
EAST TO NEW ENGLAND OVERNIGHT WHILE A 29.6 INCH LOW WILL TRACK
ACROSS THE MID WESTERN STATES. THIS STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE TO THE
LOWER GREAT LAKES BY LATE FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT. A COMPLEX AREA
OF LOW PRESSURE WILL THEN BE FOUND OVER NEW ENGLAND ON SATURDAY
WHILE HIGH PRESSURE OVER JAMES BAY WILL NOSE SOUTH ACROSS THE
UPPER GREAT LAKES. THE LARGE HIGH WILL OVERSPREAD ALL OF THE GREAT
LAKES REGION SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY. THE HIGH WILL CONTINUE TO
NOSE SOUTH ACROSS LAKE ONTARIO ON MONDAY.


LOZ062-250330-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
446 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. WAVES
AVERAGING ONE FOOT.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
446 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY
IN THE EVENING...THEN JUST A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 2421/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 12600 12200 11210 11220 12230. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS FRIDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT. WAVES 1
TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET FRIDAY.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11600 11700 11100 11200 12210 12220. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET FRIDAY.

$$

HITCHCOCK/JJR




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