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FZUS61 KBUF 281042
GLFLO

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
642 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.4 INCH HIGH OVER THE UPPER LAKES TODAY WILL
BUILD INTO THE OHIO VALLEY AND LOWER LAKES TONIGHT BEFORE MOVING
TO THE EASTERN SEABOARD SUNDAY. A 29.3 INCH LOW WILL THEN MOVE
FROM JUST NORTHEAST OF LAKE SUPERIOR SUNDAY NIGHT TO SOUTHERN
QUEBEC BY LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE MOVING INTO THE CANADIAN
MARITIMES TUESDAY. A 30.2 INCH HIGH WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE LOWER
LAKES ON WEDNESDAY.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO SODUS BAY-
642 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
642 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING. THE LAKE IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 KNOTS
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$

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MAFOR 2809/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 12820 11810 12710 12720 11610. SCATTERED LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12820 11810 14710 11610. SCATTERED LAKE EFFECT
SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5
FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE
AREAS.

$$


CHURCH/HITCHCOCK




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