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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
946 AM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 28.9 INCH LOW WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTHEAST
ACROSS LABRADOR THIS AFTERNOON. A 29.6 INCH LOW WILL THEN MOVE
EAST ACROSS QUEBEC TONIGHT. MEANWHILE A 30.4 INCH HIGH WILL REMAIN
IN PLACE FROM THE OHIO VALLEY TO THE MID ATLANTIC THROUGH TONIGHT
BEFORE DRIFTING OFF THE EAST COAST MONDAY. A WARM FRONT WILL THEN
MOVE NORTHEAST ACROSS THE LAKE TUESDAY AFTERNOON. A 29.6 INCH LOW
IS THEN FORECAST TO TRACK FROM LAKE MICHIGAN TUESDAY NIGHT TO
SOUTHERN QUEBEC BY WEDNESDAY NIGHT WHILE DEEPENING TO 29.1 INCHES.
A STRONG COLD FRONT TRAILING THIS LOW WILL CROSS THE LAKE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

LOZ062-262215-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
946 AM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6
FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE
DAY...THEN RAIN SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE SNOW SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY WEDNESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE
DAY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ063>065-262215-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
946 AM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...
THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS WEDNESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ061-262215-
MAFOR 2616/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11630 12520 11530 12540 12530. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6
FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET MONDAY
MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11630 11620 12520 12540 11530 11520. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET MONDAY
MORNING.

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