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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1253 PM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.1 INCH LOW JUST OFF LONG ISLAND WILL MOVE NORTH
TONIGHT THEN TO THE GULF OF MAINE BY WEDNESDAY MORNING. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY RIDGE ACROSS THE LAKE WEDNESDAY...THEN A
29.3 INCH LOW IS FORECAST TO TRACK FROM THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES
WEDNESDAY NIGHT TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE VALLEY BY THURSDAY BEFORE
CONTINUING INTO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES FRIDAY.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO MEXICO BAY-
1253 PM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AND DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY THROUGH EARLY EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW. WAVES 5 TO
8 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
LAKE EFFECT SNOW. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM MEXICO BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1253 PM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
AND DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW
LIKELY THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW DURING THE DAY...
THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 5 TO
8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
1253 PM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH EARLY EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 2416/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11817 11707 11600 14610 11610. A CHANCE OF SNOW
THIS EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET WEDNESDAY MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11127 11817 11717 12710 13610. A CHANCE OF SNOW
THIS EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET WEDNESDAY
MORNING.

$$


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