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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1030 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.3 INCH HIGH OVER QUEBEC WILL BUILD EAST TO THE
CANADIAN MARITIMES THROUGH THURSDAY WHILE A RIDGE EXTENDS DOWN
ACROSS THE LOWER LAKES. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL THEN MOVE NORTH
THROUGH THE CENTRAL LAKES FRIDAY REACHING NORTHWEST ONTARIO
BY FRIDAY EVENING WHILE DEEPENING TO 29.1 INCHES. A STRONG COLD
FRONT TRAILING THIS LOW WILL CROSS THE LAKE LATE FRIDAY NIGHT. THE
29.1 INCH LOW WILL STALL JUST WEST OF JAMES BAY SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.

LOZ062-020900-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
1030 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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LOZ063>065-020900-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1030 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH TO 30
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SHOWERS
LIKELY. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. SHOWERS
LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

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LOZ061-020800-
MAFOR 0203/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 15200 12210. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11200 14300 12200 11210. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS THURSDAY AND THURSDAY EVENING.

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