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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
730 AM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.2 INCH HIGH IS CENTERED NEAR EASTERN NEW YORK THIS
MORNING AND IS EXPECTED TO DRIFT EAST AND STRETCH FROM THE MID
ATLANTIC TO CAPE COD LATER TODAY. THE NEXT COLD FRONT WILL SAG SOUTH
ACROSS THE LAKE TONIGHT...BEFORE ANOTHER 30.2 INCH HIGH BUILDS
SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. LATER FRIDAY
THE STALLED COLD FRONT TO THE SOUTH WILL RETURN NORTHWARD AS A WARM
FRONT.

LOZ062-261500-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
730 AM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE EARLY OVERNIGHT...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ063>065-261500-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
730 AM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LESS
THAN 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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MAFOR 2612 AMD/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 12500 13510 11610 11710. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 14400 11500 11510 11610. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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