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FZUS61 KBUF 270847
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
447 AM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.1 INCH HIGH CENTERED OVER THE UPPER OHIO VALLEY
WILL SLIDE TO THE EAST COAST TODAY. A 29.3 INCH LOW WILL THEN TRACK
FROM THE UPPER GREAT LAKES TUESDAY TO NORTHERN QUEBEC BY WEDNESDAY...
WHILE SWEEPING ITS TRAILING COLD FRONT ACROSS THE LAKE LATER
TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. IN THE WAKE OF THIS FRONT...HIGH
PRESSURE WILL GRADUALLY BUILD BACK ACROSS THE LOWER LAKES THROUGH
THURSDAY.

LOZ062-271500-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
447 AM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS DEVELOPING
IN THE AFTERNOON ALONG WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS WITH A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WEDNESDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ063>065-271500-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
447 AM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AND
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS BECOMING LIKELY
IN THE AFTERNOON ALONG WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS WITH A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ061-271500-
MAFOR 2709/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11720 11610 11500 11400 12210 12310. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1
FOOT OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11720 11710 11610 11500 11400 13310. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT.

$$


JJR/RSH





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