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FZUS61 KBUF 261739
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1239 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 28.9 INCH LOW WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTHEAST
ACROSS LABRADOR THIS AFTERNOON. A 29.6 INCH LOW WILL THEN MOVE
EAST ACROSS QUEBEC TONIGHT. MEANWHILE A 30.4 INCH HIGH WILL REMAIN
IN PLACE FROM THE OHIO VALLEY TO THE MID ATLANTIC THROUGH TONIGHT
BEFORE DRIFTING OFF THE EAST COAST MONDAY. A WARM FRONT WILL THEN
MOVE NORTHEAST ACROSS THE LAKE TUESDAY AFTERNOON. A 29.6 INCH LOW
IS THEN FORECAST TO TRACK FROM LAKE MICHIGAN TUESDAY NIGHT TO
SOUTHERN QUEBEC BY WEDNESDAY NIGHT WHILE DEEPENING TO 29.1 INCHES.
A STRONG COLD FRONT TRAILING THIS LOW WILL CROSS THE LAKE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

LOZ062-262215-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
1239 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN SHOWERS WITH SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY WEDNESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING
THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ063>065-262215-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1239 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES
5 TO 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS WEDNESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ061-262215-
MAFOR 2616/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11620 12520 11530 12540 11530 11620. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET MONDAY
MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11627 11620 12520 12540 11530 11520. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET MONDAY
MORNING.

$$


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