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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
936 PM EST THU FEB 16 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 28.6 INCH LOW WILL EXIT ACROSS THE CANADIAN
MARITIMES TONIGHT. MEANWHILE A 30.0 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD ACROSS
LAKE ONTARIO TONIGHT AND FRIDAY BEFORE MOVING OFF THE EAST COAST
SATURDAY. A WARM FRONT WILL THEN MOVE NORTHEAST ACROSS THE LAKE
SATURDAY. A 30.4 INCH HIGH ACROSS NORTHERN ONTARIO ON SUNDAY WILL
THEN EXPAND ACROSS THE LOWER GREAT LAKES ON MONDAY.

LOZ062-171015-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
936 PM EST THU FEB 16 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3
FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-171015-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
936 PM EST THU FEB 16 2017

.OVERNIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-171015-
MAFOR 1704/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11720 12620 11600 11500 11400 12300. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS FRIDAY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS FRIDAY
EVENING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 13720 11710 11600 11500 12400. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET FRIDAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS FRIDAY
EVENING.

$$

HITCHCOCK



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