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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1030 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.6 INCH HIGH OVER THE LAKE THIS MORNING WILL
DRIFT SOUTHEAST OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST TODAY. A WARM FRONT
WILL EXTEND ACROSS THE LAKE ON FRIDAY. A 30.6 INCH HIGH WILL PASS
TO THE NORTH OF THE LAKE FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY AS THE FRONTAL
BOUNDARY STALLS SOUTH OF THE LAKE. A 29.8 INCH AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE WILL THEN TRACK NORTHWEST OF THE LAKE MONDAY WHILE
CARRYING A WARM FRONT ACROSS THE LAKE.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
1030 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST AND DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KNOTS.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY LATE. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST LESS
THAN 10 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AND
INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. RAIN
LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1030 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. RAIN WITH FREEZING RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
10 KNOTS OR LESS. RAIN. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG DURING THE DAY. RAIN LIKELY WITH AREAS OF
DRIZZLE DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY SATURDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. RAIN AND
SNOW DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN LIKELY SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY DURING THE
DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 2315/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11710 11500 11400 13310 11316 11416. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET TONIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12610 11500 12310 11420 12426. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET FRIDAY
MORNING.

$$



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