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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
346 AM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.3 INCH LOW OVER THE UPPER MIDWEST WILL MOVE
THROUGH THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES FRIDAY NIGHT...STRENGTHENING TO
29.0 INCHES AS IT REACHES WESTERN QUEBEC BY LATE SATURDAY. A
STRONG COLD FRONT TRAILING THIS LOW WILL CROSS THE LAKE EARLY
SATURDAY. A 30.2 INCH HIGH WILL THEN RIDGE FROM THE SOUTHEASTERN
STATES TO THE LOWER GREAT LAKES SUNDAY BEFORE DRIFTING OFF THE MID
ATLANTIC COAST ON MONDAY.

LOZ062-241630-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
346 AM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. PATCHY
FOG. OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THIS
MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. PATCHY FOG
IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. RAIN
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY
WINDS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
DURING THE DAY. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY TUESDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ063>065-241630-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
346 AM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING...THEN OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS EARLY
THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. PATCHY
FOG IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. RAIN
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY
PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST TO
30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET
BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
DURING THE DAY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ061-241630-
MAFOR 2410/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11126 11226 12220 12210 11310 11420. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING,...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1
TO 3 FEET TONIGHT.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11116 11126 11116 12110 11210 11320 11420. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING,...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$


CHURCH/HITCHCOCK



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