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GLFLO

GLFLO

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Ontario
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
330 PM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

For waters beyond five nautical miles of shore on Lake Ontario

Waves are the significant wave height - the average of the highest
1/3 of the wave spectrum. Occasional wave height is the average of
the highest 1/10 of the wave spectrum.

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.5 inch high will remain nearly stationary off the
East coast through tonight. A cold front will move across the
lake Friday. Low pressure will deepen to 29.4 inches as it moves
north along the spine of the Appalachians Friday night and into
New England Saturday.

LOZ062-120400-
Lake Ontario open waters from the Niagara River to Hamlin Beach-
330 PM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers early, then rain
through the early overnight. A chance of rain late. Waves 1 foot
or less building to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest and
increasing to 30 knots. Rain in the morning, then rain and
freezing rain early in the afternoon. Snow and sleet late. Waves
1 to 2 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds to 30 knots. Snow. Waves 5 to 8 feet.
Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds to 30 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 15 to 20 knots. Snow showers likely in the
morning. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east. A chance
of snow showers during the day, then snow showers likely Monday
night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ063>065-120400-
Lake Ontario open waters from Hamlin Beach to the Saint Lawrence
River-
330 PM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots. Isolated showers early,
then rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. Rain
through early afternoon, then rain and freezing rain late. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to
30 knots. Snow and freezing rain in the evening, then snow
overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots. Snow in the morning, then
a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves 5 to 8 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. A
chance of snow showers during the day. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of snow showers during the day, then snow showers likely Monday
night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Snow showers
likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers Tuesday
night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ061-120400-
MAFOR 1122/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11406 12426 12420 11516 11726 11747. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet
tonight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet Friday.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11410 11426 12436 11426 12416 11626. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet tonight. Waves 2 to 4 feet Friday.

$$



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