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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS61 KBUF

FZUS61 KBUF 270843
GLFLO

GLFLO

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Ontario
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
430 AM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

For waters beyond five nautical miles of shore on Lake Ontario

Waves are the significant wave height - the average of the highest
1/3 of the wave spectrum. Occasional wave height is the average of
the highest 1/10 of the wave spectrum.

SYNOPSIS
A weak 29.8 inch low is north of Lake Huron this morning
with a 30.2 inch high centered over the mid-Mississippi Valley. The
low will push toward Quebec while surface high will drift across the
Ohio Valley today and tonight before moving off the Mid Atlantic
Coast on Wednesday. A new 29.5 inch low will slowly cross the Upper
Great Lakes Wednesday night and Thursday. This low will push a a
warm front across the lake Thursday...with the front oscillating
back and forth over the region Friday and Saturday.

LOZ062-271500-
Lake Ontario open waters from the Niagara River to Hamlin Beach-
430 AM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

TODAY
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance
of waterspouts early. showers with isolated thunderstorms early...
then scattered showers from late morning on. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight. Waves around
1 foot.

THURSDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

SATURDAY
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LOZ063>065-271500-
Lake Ontario open waters from Hamlin Beach to the Saint Lawrence
River-
430 AM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

TODAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. A chance of waterspouts this morning. showers with
isolated thunderstorms through early afternoon...then scattered
showers late. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers from late evening on. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet...then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

WEDNESDAY
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.
Waves 1 to 2 feet.

THURSDAY
South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day...then showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 1 foot or
less.

SATURDAY
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LOZ061-271400-
MAFOR 2709/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 11526 12520 12620 13610. A chance of waterspouts
this morning. Scattered showers today. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 12516 11510 11520 13620 11610. A chance of
waterspouts this morning. Scattered showers early this morning.
Scattered showers this afternoon. A chance of showers overnight.
Waves 1 to 3 feet today. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4
feet tonight.