NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
3:56 PM Tuesday February 21
W2SYNOPSIS, A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE LAKE THROUGH THIS EVENING.W2 A BROAD AREA OF WEAK HIGH PRESSURE AVERAGING 300 INCHES WILL THEN REMAIN IN PLACE FROM THE OHIO VALLEY TO THE SOUTHEAST STATES WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.W2 A STRONG 292 INCH LOW WILL THEN MOVE FROM NORTHERN ILLINOIS ON FRIDAY THROUGH THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES FRIDAY NIGHT, REACHING WESTERN QUEBEC BY LATE SATURDAY.W2 A STRONG COLD FRONT TRAILING THIS LOW WILL CROSS THE LAKE EARLY SATURDAY.W2 LOZ062-220415.W2 LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH.W2 tonight, southwest winds less than 10 knots.W2 rain showers likely through early evening, then a chance of rain showers late this evening.W2 patchy fog after midnight.W2 waves 1 foot or less.W2 wednesday, light and variable winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots.W2 patchy fog in the morning.W2 waves 1 foot or less.W2 wednesday night, southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.W2 a chance of showers.W2 waves 1 foot or less.W2 thursday, south winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.W2 a chance of showers in the morning.W2 waves 1 foot or less.W2 thursday night, southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east.W2 a chance of rain showers in the evening, then rain showers likely overnight.W2 waves 1 foot or less.W2 friday, east winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to 20 knots.W2 rain showers likely during the day, then rain showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms friday night.W2 waves 1 to 3 feet.W2 saturday, south winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west.W2 occasional rain showers with a chance of thunderstorms during the day, then a chance of rain and snow showers saturday night.W2 waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.W2 sunday, west winds 15 to 25 knots.W2 waves 3 to 6 feet.W2 winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.W2