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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
612 AM EST FRI DEC 2 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.5 INCH LOW OVER WESTERN QUEBEC THIS MORNING WILL
GRADUALLY PUSH EAST TO THE MARITIMES LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT. A
30.4 INCH HIGH CENTERED OVER THE OHIO VALLEY ON SATURDAY WILL NOSE
NORTH ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES. THE AXIS OF THIS HIGH PRESSURE
WILL CROSS LAKE ONTARIO SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY. A DISTURBANCE
WILL CROSS THE LAKE SUNDAY NIGHT AND EARLY MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL QUICKLY MOVE OVER THE LOWER GREAT LAKES MONDAY NIGHT AND
EARLY TUESDAY.

LOZ062-021600-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
612 AM EST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...THEN
LAKE EFFECT RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN JUST A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND
RAIN SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-021600-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
612 AM EST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THIS
MORNING...THEN LAKE EFFECT RAIN SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 7
TO 11 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT RAIN SHOWERS...WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 6 TO 10 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5
FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-021600-
MAFOR 0210 AMD/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 14640 11640 13730. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 6
TO 10 FEET TODAY. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET
TONIGHT.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 13640 12646 11746 11736 11730. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 7 TO 11 FEET TODAY. WAVES 6 TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT.

$$


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