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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
930 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE WILL THEN MOVE THROUGH
THE LOWER LAKES TODAY BEFORE RAPIDLY DEEPENING INTO A 29.4 INCH
COASTAL LOW ON MONDAY NEAR NOVA SCOTIA. A 30.4 INCH HIGH WILL
BUILD FROM THE UPPER MIDWEST MONDAY TO THE LOWER LAKES MONDAY
NIGHT BEFORE REACHING NEW ENGLAND ON TUESDAY. A 29.2 INCH LOW IS
THEN FORECAST TO MOVE FROM LOWER MICHIGAN TUESDAY EVENING TO THE
SAINT LAWRENCE VALLEY WEDNESDAY WITH A TRAILING COLD FRONT
CROSSING THE LAKE EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. A STRONG 30.7 INCH HIGH
WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE GREAT LAKES AND OHIO VALLEY ON THURSDAY.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
930 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW. THE LAKE IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN
RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET TUESDAY NIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
DURING THE DAY...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
930 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW. THE LAKE IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW THROUGH THE EARLY OVERNIGHT...THEN
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY LATE.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN
RAIN...FREEZING RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET TUESDAY NIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW AND RAIN DURING THE DAY...
THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$

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MAFOR 0116/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11407 11600 11607 11617 11627 11620 11630 11640.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET MONDAY MORNING. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE
FREE AREAS.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11417 11407 11507 12607 11617 11620 11630. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MONDAY MORNING. WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE
LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

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