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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
130 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.3 INCH HIGH CENTERED OVER THE MID ATLANTIC STATES
WILL DRIFT OFF THE EAST COAST OVERNIGHT AND THEN REMAIN IN PLACE
THROUGH THURSDAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE LAKE LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT. A 30.2 INCH HIGH IS THEN FORECAST TO BUILD INTO THE
WESTERN GREAT LAKES FRIDAY BEFORE DRIFTING TO THE EASTERN LAKES AND
NEW ENGLAND SATURDAY.

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
130 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
130 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES 1
TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1
TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING... THEN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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MAFOR 2406 AMD/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 13500 11400 11200 12300. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12510 12400 11300 11200 11300. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS OVERNIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS WEDNESDAY EVENING.

$$



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