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FZUS61 KBUF 280228
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
928 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.6 INCH LOW NEAR THE SOO THIS EVENING WILL MOVE TO
THE GULF OF SAINT LAWRENCE SUNDAY WHILE DEEPENING TO 29.4 INCHES.
THIS LOW WILL SWING A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE LAKE TONIGHT BEFORE AN
EXPANSIVE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE AVERAGING 30.4 INCHES BUILDS ACROSS
UPPER MIDWEST AND THE GREAT LAKES SUNDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

LOZ062-281015-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
928 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A
CHANCE OF FLURRIES. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
WAVES 8 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-281015-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
928 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
THROUGH MID MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF FLURRIES IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A
CHANCE OF FLURRIES. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO
30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO
7 TO 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
9 TO 13 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-281015-
MAFOR 2804/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11520 14620 11620 12610. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET SUNDAY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET SUNDAY
EVENING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11526 11536 11630 13620 12610. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET OVERNIGHT AND
SUNDAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUNDAY EVENING.

$$


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