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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1243 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG 30.8 INCH ARCTIC HIGH WILL BUILD FROM THE
NORTHERN PLAINS TO THE MIDWEST BY FRIDAY BEFORE REACHING THE OHIO
VALLEY AND MID ATLANTIC SATURDAY. A TROUGH AVERAGING 30.0 INCHES
WILL SWING ACROSS THE LOWER GREAT LAKES SUNDAY WITH HIGH PRESSURE
TO FOLLOW ON MONDAY.

LOZ062-271615-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
1243 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW...RAIN AND SLEET LIKELY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-271615-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1243 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES IN
ICE FREE AREAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY DURING THE DAY. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AND
INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW...RAIN AND SLEET DURING
THE DAY...THEN RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET LIKELY TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LOZ061-271615-
MAFOR 2710/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11710 11700 14620 11620 11610. A CHANCE OF LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET TONIGHT.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12800 11710 12620 13610. SCATTERED LAKE EFFECT
SNOW SHOWERS TODAY. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS TONIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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