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FZUS61 KBUF 030601
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
101 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.4 INCH OVER THE LOWER GREAT LAKES WILL MOVE TO
NEW ENGLAND NEW ENGLAND TODAY. A 29.2 INCH LOW WILL THEN MOVE FROM
LOWER MICHIGAN TUESDAY EVENING TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE VALLEY
WEDNESDAY WITH A TRAILING COLD FRONT CROSSING THE LAKE EARLY
WEDNESDAY MORNING. A STRONG 30.7 INCH HIGH WILL THEN BUILD INTO
THE GREAT LAKES AND OHIO VALLEY ON THURSDAY.

LOZ062-031030-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
101 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.OVERNIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST. WAVES IN ICE FREE AREAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. FREEZING RAIN...RAIN AND SLEET IN THE
EVENING...THEN SLEET LIKELY...A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES. WAVES
3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LOZ063>065-031030-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
101 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.OVERNIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST. THE LAKE IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LATE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS. FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES AND
SPRINKLES IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$

LOZ061-031030-
MAFOR 0304/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11600 12500 11300 11310 12327 11436. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TUESDAY AND TUESDAY
EVENING. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11600 11500 12400 11310 11320 11337 11440. WAVES
OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$


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