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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1039 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...
A 29.6 INCH LOW WILL SHIFT SOUTH ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES
OVERNIGHT. THIS LOW WILL DRIFT FURTHER SOUTH TO THE MID ATLANTIC
REGION ON WEDNESDAY BEFORE GRADUALLY MAKING ITS WAY OFF THE MID
ATLANTIC COAST WEDNESDAY NIGHT. THE LOW WILL THEN DROP ANCHOR
ALONG THE COAST AND REMAIN FAIRLY STATIONARY THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.
THEN ANOTHER 29.5 INCH LOW IS FORECAST TO DROP ACROSS THE LOWER
LAKES ON SATURDAY AND LIFT INTO NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND ON SUNDAY.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
1039 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS DURING THE
DAY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1039 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.OVERNIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
SCATTERED SHOWERS FROM LATE MORNING ON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 0403/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 13300 14200 11100. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WEDNESDAY
EVENING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11300 13200 13100 11200. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WEDNESDAY EVENING. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$


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