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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
340 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.5 INCH LOW OVER NORTHERN MAINE THIS LATE
AFTERNOON WILL MOVE EAST TO ATLANTIC CANADA OVERNIGHT. A 30.6
INCH HIGH OVER THE NORTHERN PLAINS ON THURSDAY WILL SETTLE OVER
THE OHIO VALLEY THURSDAY NIGHT. A 29.9 INCH LOW WILL THEN MOVE
EAST ACROSS SOUTHERN ONTARIO PROVINCE FRIDAY WITH A TRAILING
ARCTIC COLD FRONT PUSHING SOUTH ACROSS THE LAKE FRIDAY EVENING. A
30.6 AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD FROM THE UPPER
MISSISSIPPI VALLEY SATURDAY TO THE WESTERN LAKES SUNDAY MORNING
THEN THE LOWER LAKES SUNDAY NIGHT.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
340 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW
LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. LAKE
EFFECT SNOW LIKELY THROUGH MID MORNING...THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY FROM LATE MORNING ON. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
FREEZING SPRAY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
340 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. FREEZING
SPRAY. LAKE EFFECT SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. LAKE EFFECT SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN
LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN
THE EVENING...THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW OVERNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
6 TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 4 TO
7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 1022/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11727 11737 11627 14737 11737. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET THURSDAY.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11627 11631 11637 14737 11737. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET THURSDAY.

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