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FZUS61 KBUF 132030
GLFLO

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
330 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.6 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD FROM THE UPPER LAKES
TONIGHT TO THE LOWER LAKES SUNDAY BEFORE MOVING TO NEW ENGLAND BY
MONDAY. A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE AVERAGING 30.0 INCHES WILL
THEN CROSS THE LOWER LAKES MONDAY BEFORE A 29.5 INCH LOW MOVES
FROM THE MID ATLANTIC TUESDAY TO NEW ENGLAND TUESDAY NIGHT.
ANOTHER WEAK 29.7 INCH LOW IS THEN FORECAST TO MOVE FROM THE OHIO
VALLEY TUESDAY NIGHT TO NEW ENGLAND WEDNESDAY.

LOZ062-140430-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
330 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. LAKE EFFECT
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH MID MORNING...THEN SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO
3 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-140430-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
330 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. LAKE EFFECT
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A CHANCE
OF SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SNOW
LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW TUESDAY NIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-140430-
MAFOR 1322/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 12737 11827 11817 11812 11710 11600 11500.
SCATTERED LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS SUNDAY MORNING. WAVES 5 TO 9
FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET SUNDAY.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12737 12827 11817 11810 11700 11600. SCATTERED
LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS SUNDAY. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
SUNDAY.

$$

HITCHCOCK/SMITH


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