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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
944 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.3 INCH LOW WILL TRACK INTO QUEBEC TONIGHT AND THEN
MERGE WITH A COASTAL LOW OVER THE CANADIAN MARITIMES WEDNESDAY
NIGHT. A STRONG 30.8 INCH ARCTIC HIGH WILL THEN BUILD FROM THE
NORTHERN PLAINS THURSDAY TO THE MIDWEST BY FRIDAY BEFORE REACHING
THE OHIO VALLEY AND MID ATLANTIC FOR THE WEEKEND.

LOZ062-063-251015-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO SODUS BAY-
944 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES IN ICE
FREE AREAS 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH MID MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS FROM LATE MORNING ON. WAVES 4 TO
7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LOZ064-065-251015-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
944 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES IN
ICE FREE AREAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE OF
SNOW DURING THE DAY...THEN SNOW LIKELY SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LOZ061-251015-
MAFOR 2504/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 12530 14630 11620 11710. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET WEDNESDAY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET WEDNESDAY EVENING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11527 11517 11537 13630 11620 11610. A CHANCE OF
LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY EVENING. WAVES 3
TO 6 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET
WEDNESDAY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WEDNESDAY
EVENING. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$


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