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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
633 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.4 INCH HIGH WILL BUILD EAST ACROSS CENTRAL ONTARIO
AND QUEBEC THROUGH MONDAY. MEANWHILE LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK ACROSS
THE OHIO VALLEY AND DEEPEN TO 29.4 INCHES AS IT TRACKS THROUGH
PENNSYLVANIA MONDAY MORNING THEN OFF THE SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND COAST
BY LATE MONDAY. A 30.4 INCH HIGH WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE OHIO
VALLEY TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE MOVING OFF THE MID ATLANTIC AND
SOUTHEAST COAST TUESDAY NIGHT. A 29.9 INCH LOW IS THEN FORECAST TO
MOVE ACROSS THE LOWER LAKES ON WEDNESDAY BEFORE A STRONG 30.7 INCH
HIGH BUILDS INTO THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES ON THURSDAY.

LOZ062-063-020430-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO SODUS BAY-
633 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 35 KNOT
GALES. SNOW. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY FROM LATE EVENING ON. WAVES
3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY. SNOW. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IN THE EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SNOW LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.

$$

LOZ064-065-020430-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
633 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 35 KNOT
GALES. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY LATE THIS EVENING. SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY FROM LATE EVENING ON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING
TO 7 TO 11 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY. SNOW. WAVES 8 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IN THE EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

LOZ061-020430-
MAFOR 0122/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11230 11147 14157
11857 11827. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY THIS EVENING. WAVES 3
TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET MONDAY.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11120 11132 14157
11857 11837. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 9 TO 13 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET MONDAY.

$$


JJR/TMA/WCH




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