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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1236 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.3 INCH LOW OVER NOVA SCOTIA WILL TRACK TOWARD
NEWFOUNDLAND THIS AFTERNOON WHILE A WEST TO EAST TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE LINGERS OVER THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES. 30.3 INCH HIGH
PRESSURE WILL THEN SHIFT ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES BY SATURDAY TO
NEW ENGLAND ON SUNDAY. THIS HIGH WILL MOVE ACROSS THE CANADIAN
MARITIMES MONDAY AS ANOTHER AREA OF LOW PRESSURE APPROACHES THE
WESTERN GREAT LAKES.

LOZ062-192200-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
1236 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-192200-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1236 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHEAST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 1919 AMD/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11700 15800. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON
AND TONIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS SATURDAY MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11700 14800 12100. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING.

$$


JJR/TMA/WCH




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