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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
621 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.4 INCH HIGH WILL CONTINUE TO DRIFT EAST ACROSS
QUEBEC THROUGH TODAY. MEANWHILE A 29.1 INCH LOW WILL MOVE NORTH
ALONG THE EAST COAST FROM JUST EAST OF NEW JERSEY TODAY TO THE
GULF OF MAINE BY WEDNESDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY
RIDGE ACROSS THE LAKE WEDNESDAY...THEN A 29.3 INCH LOW IS FORECAST
TO TRACK FROM THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES WEDNESDAY NIGHT TO THE SAINT
LAWRENCE VALLEY BY THURSDAY BEFORE CONTINUING INTO THE CANADIAN
MARITIMES FRIDAY.

LOZ062-063-241615-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO SODUS BAY-
621 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW AND SLEET THIS MORNING...THEN
SNOW THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. LIGHT
SNOW LIKELY THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
LATE IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. LAKE
EFFECT SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
LAKE EFFECT SNOW DURING THE DAY...THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.

$$

LOZ064-065-241615-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
621 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SLEET...SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN
THIS MORNING...THEN LIGHT SNOW THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LIGHT SNOW LIKELY
THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. LAKE
EFFECT SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-241615-
MAFOR 2410/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11127 11827 11817 12717 11710 12610. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW THIS EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3
FEET TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12137 12827 11717 13710. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT.

$$


CHURCH/HITCHCOCK



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