Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
909 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

LOZ063>065-281015-
/O.CAN.KBUF.SR.W.0001.000000T0000Z-200228T0600Z/
/O.EXB.KBUF.GL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-200228T1800Z/
Lake Ontario open waters from Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay-
Lake Ontario open waters from Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay-
Lake Ontario open waters from Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence
River-
909 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST FRIDAY...
...STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

* WHAT...West gales to 45 knots and waves 17 to 22 feet.

* WHERE...The open waters of Lake Ontario from Hamlin Beach to
  the Saint Lawrence River.

* WHEN...Until 1 PM EST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous waves which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$

LOZ062-281015-
/O.CAN.KBUF.SR.W.0001.000000T0000Z-200228T0600Z/
/O.EXB.KBUF.GL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-200228T1800Z/
Lake Ontario open waters from the Niagara River to Hamlin Beach-
909 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST FRIDAY...
...STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

* WHAT...West gales to 45 knots and waves 15 to 19 feet.

* WHERE...The open waters of Lake Ontario from the Niagara River
  to Hamlin Beach.

* WHEN...Until 1 PM EST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous waves which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$

LOZ043-044-281015-
/O.CAN.KBUF.SR.W.0001.000000T0000Z-200228T0600Z/
/O.EXB.KBUF.GL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-200228T1800Z/
Lake Ontario nearshore waters from Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay-
Lake Ontario nearshore waters from Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay-
909 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST FRIDAY...
...STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

* WHAT...West gales to 40 knots and waves 15 to 20 feet.

* WHERE...The nearshore waters of Lake Ontario from Hamlin Beach
  to Mexico Bay.

* WHEN...Until 1 PM EST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous waves which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$

LOZ042-281015-
/O.CAN.KBUF.SR.W.0001.000000T0000Z-200228T0600Z/
/O.EXB.KBUF.GL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-200228T1800Z/
Lake Ontario nearshore waters from the Niagara River to Hamlin
Beach-
909 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST FRIDAY...
...STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

* WHAT...West gales to 45 knots and waves 12 to 16 feet.

* WHERE...The nearshore waters of Lake Ontario from the Niagara
  River to Hamlin Beach.

* WHEN...Until 1 PM EST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous waves which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$

LOZ045-281015-
/O.CAN.KBUF.SR.W.0001.000000T0000Z-200228T0600Z/
/O.EXB.KBUF.GL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-200228T1500Z/
Lake Ontario nearshore waters from Mexico Bay to the Saint
Lawrence River-
909 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST FRIDAY...
...STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

* WHAT...West gales to 40 knots and waves 13 to 17 feet.

* WHERE...The nearshore waters of Lake Ontario from Mexico Bay
  to the Saint Lawrence River.

* WHEN...Until 10 AM EST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous waves which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$

LEZ020-281015-
/O.CAN.KBUF.GL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-200228T0300Z/
/O.EXA.KBUF.SC.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-200229T0300Z/
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
909 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST FRIDAY...
...GALE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

* WHAT...West winds 20 to 25 knots.

* WHERE...The Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor.

* WHEN...Until 10 PM EST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Winds and/or waves will cause hazardous conditions
  that could capsize or damage small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

LEZ040-041-281015-
/O.CON.KBUF.GL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-200228T1200Z/
Lake Erie nearshore waters from Ripley to Dunkirk-
Lake Erie nearshore waters from Dunkirk to Buffalo-
909 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...West winds to 35 knots and waves 10 to 13 feet.

* WHERE...The nearshore waters of Lake Erie from Ripley to
  Buffalo.

* WHEN...Until 7 AM EST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous waves which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$

LOZ030-281015-
/O.CON.KBUF.SC.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-200229T0300Z/
Lower Niagara River-
909 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...West winds to 30 knots.

* WHERE...The Lower Niagara River.

* WHEN...Until 10 PM EST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Winds and/or waves will cause hazardous conditions
  that could capsize or damage small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$


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