NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
3:30 AM Tuesday February 21
W2SYNOPSIS, A 304 INCH HIGH OVER EASTERN QUEBEC THIS MORNING WILL MOVE TO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES THROUGH TODAY.W2 A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE LAKE LATER TODAY AND 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 LOZ062-211600.W2 LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH.W2 today, east winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 5 to 15 knots.W2 a chance of rain showers early this afternoon.W2 rain showers late.W2 waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.W2 tonight, south winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest.W2 showers likely through early evening, then a chance of showers late in the evening.W2 waves 1 foot or less.W2 wednesday, light and variable winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots.W2 waves 1 foot or less.W2 wednesday night, south winds 10 knots or less.W2 waves 1 foot or less.W2 thursday, south winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast.W2 a chance of rain showers.W2 waves 1 foot or less.W2 friday, east winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south.W2 rain showers likely during the day, then occasional rain showers with a chance of thunderstorms friday night.W2 waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.W2 saturday, southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west 15 to 20 knots.W2 occasional rain showers or a chance of snow showers during the day, then a chance of snow showers saturday night.W2 waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet.W2 winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.W2