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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
924 AM EST SAT FEB 18 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.9 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST
TODAY. MEANWHILE A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE NORTHEASTWARD ACROSS THE
LAKE TODAY. A 30.4 INCH HIGH ACROSS NORTHERN ONTARIO ON SUNDAY
WILL THEN EXPAND ACROSS THE LOWER GREAT LAKES ON MONDAY. TUESDAY
AND TUESDAY NIGHT A 29.2 INCH AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL CROSS
CANADA TOWARDS SOUTHERN HUDSON BAY...WITH A WEAK COLD FRONT
PASSING ACROSS THE LAKE TUESDAY NIGHT.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
924 AM EST SAT FEB 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
924 AM EST SAT FEB 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING
TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 1816/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 12530 12620 11610 12620 11630. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FEET SUNDAY MORNING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12520 14620 11620 11630. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FEET SUNDAY MORNING.

$$

HITCHCOCK



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