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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
419 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.5 INCH HIGH WILL SHIFT OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
THROUGH TODAY WHILE TWO AREAS OF LOW PRESSURE MERGE AS A 29.1
INCH LOW OVER THE MIDWEST STATES. THIS LOW WILL THEN SHIFT NORTH
ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES TONIGHT WHILE RAPIDLY DEEPENING TO
28.5 INCHES. THE STRONG STORM SYSTEM WILL THEN MOVE TO JAMES BAY
MONDAY. THE STORM SYSTEM WILL THEN QUICKLY EXIT ACROSS NORTHERN
QUEBEC ON TUESDAY WHILE A 30.3 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD ACROSS THE
LOWER OHIO VALLEY.

LOZ062-231630-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
419 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
SCATTERED SHOWERS FROM LATE MORNING ON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE EVENING. RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING
TO 6 TO 9 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 40 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY
IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES
7 TO 10 FEET BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 8 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LOZ063>065-231630-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
419 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
SCATTERED SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS INCREASING TO 40 KNOT
GALES OVERNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 10 FEET BUILDING TO
9 TO 12 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS DURING
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS
TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-231630-
MAFOR 2310/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11510 11500 12400 12310 11320 11326. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR
LESS TODAY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12510 11400 13310 11320 11326. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2
TO 4 FEET TONIGHT.

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