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GLFLO

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

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE NEAR THE LAKE THIS EVENING AND AVERAGING
30.3 INCHES WILL SETTLE OVER 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.

LOZ062-060400-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
630 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS 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 20 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>065-060400-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
630 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN
LAKE EFFECT SNOW FROM LATE EVENING ON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW
LIKELY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. 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.

$$

LOZ061-060300-
MAFOR 0601 AMD/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11620 14520 12530. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SATURDAY.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11620 11627 12527 11537 12530. 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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