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FZUS61 KBUF 251738
GLFLO

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
138 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.7 INCH LOW NEAR JAMES BAY WILL DRIFT SLOWLY EAST
TOWARDS WESTERN QUEBEC THROUGH WEDNESDAY BEFORE WEAKENING AND
EXITING INTO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES THURSDAY. A 30.2 INCH HIGH IS
THEN FORECAST TO BUILD ACROSS THE UPPER LAKES THURSDAY AND THE
LOWER LAKES ON FRIDAY BEFORE DRIFTING TO THE EASTERN SEABOARD
SATURDAY.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
138 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. A
CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS DURING THE DAY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

LOZ063>065-252115-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
138 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN LAKE EFFECT SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. LAKE EFFECT SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS DURING THE DAY. SHOWERS LIKELY
DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

$$

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MAFOR 2515/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11620 15610 11610. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS
TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SHOWERS
TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 14610 11610 11616 12516. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS
TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SHOWERS TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET WEDNESDAY
MORNING.

$$



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