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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
930 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.5 INCH LOW WILL PASS JUST NORTH OF THE GREAT LAKES
THROUGH THURSDAY WITH AN ASSOCIATED SURFACE TROUGH EXTENDING SOUTH
ACROSS LAKE ONTARIO TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE MIDWEST WILL
THEN RIDGE INTO THE LOWER GREAT LAKES FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. A
DEEPENING AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REACH 28.7 INCHES BY MONDAY
MORNING AS IT CURLS AROUND THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES REGION FROM THE
THE MIDWEST TO NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR BY MONDAY MORNING. THIS LOW WILL
THEN DRIFT TO NEAR JAMES BAY ON TUESDAY.

LOZ062-201000-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
930 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO 35 KNOT GALES AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE EFFECT SNOW LATE
THIS EVENING...THEN SCATTERED FLURRIES AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS. SCATTERED FLURRIES THROUGH MID
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 9 TO 13 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 7 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY SUNDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-201000-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
930 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST THURSDAY THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 35 KNOT GALES AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY LATE THIS
EVENING...THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET
BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. LAKE
EFFECT SNOW. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 30 KNOTS
OVERNIGHT. LAKE EFFECT SNOW. WAVES 9 TO 13 FEET SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN LAKE EFFECT SNOW
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY SUNDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO
30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-200900-
MAFOR 2004/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11540 15650 11640.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THURSDAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
THURSDAY EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FEET
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET THURSDAY AND THURSDAY EVENING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11447 13557 12657
12647. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW LATE THIS EVENING. WAVES 4 TO
7 FEET BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET
BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FEET THURSDAY. WAVES 10 TO 13 FEET THURSDAY
EVENING.

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