Great Lakes Forecast
Issued by NWS

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZUS61 KBUF 290243
GLFLO

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
943 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.4 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD EAST ACROSS THE LOWER
GREAT LAKES OVERNIGHT. A 29.5 INCH LOW WILL FOLLOW ACROSS NEW
YORK THURSDAY THEN SHIFT OFF THE EAST COAST FRIDAY. ANOTHER HIGH
30.3 INCHES WILL QUICKLY SHIFT ACROSS SATURDAY FOLLOWED BY A
STRONGER LOW DEEPENING TO 29.1 INCHES WHILE POSSIBLY PASSING JUST
SOUTH OF LAKE ONTARIO ON SUNDAY.

LOZ062-291015-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
943 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN STEADY
LIGHT SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5
FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST. SNOW. WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN JUST A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. WAVES
4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-291015-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
943 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. SOME STEADY LIGHT SNOW
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
5 TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2
TO 4 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-291015-
MAFOR 2904/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11500 11400 11310 11320 11337 11437 11427 11527.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THURSDAY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET THURSDAY.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET THURSDAY EVENING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11500 11400 11310 11320 11330 13437. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS THURSDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET THURSDAY. WAVES 3 TO 6
FEET THURSDAY EVENING.

$$


CHURCH/HITCHCOCK/RSH





USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.