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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
130 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A WARM FRONT WILL PUSH NORTH ACROSS THE LAKE TODAY. A
29.6 INCH LOW OVER THE OHIO VALLEY TONIGHT WILL THEN TRACK ACROSS
NEW YORK STATE ON THURSDAY. A LARGE 30.4 INCH HIGH OVER THE
NORTHERN PLAINS THURSDAY NIGHT WILL BUILD ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT
LAKES ON FRIDAY BEFORE SETTLING ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY FRIDAY
NIGHT AND SATURDAY.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO SODUS BAY-
130 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH
EARLY EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. OCCASIONAL RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
OCCASIONAL RAIN WITH SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
130 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
RAIN. THE LAKE IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH EARLY
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST LESS
THAN 10 KNOTS. OCCASIONAL RAIN.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
OCCASIONAL RAIN WITH SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$

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MAFOR 2515/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 12326 14520 11510 11506. A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11326 11336 11436 11430 11420 12510 11600. A
CHANCE OF RAIN THIS EVENING AND THURSDAY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THURSDAY
MORNING. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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