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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS61 KBUF

FZUS61 KBUF 250221
GLFLO

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ONTARIO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1021 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ONTARIO

SYNOPSIS
A 30.3 INCH HIGH CENTERED OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST
WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH THURSDAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
THEN CROSS THE LAKE LATE THURSDAY NIGHT. A 30.2 INCH HIGH IS THEN
FORECAST TO BUILD INTO THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES FRIDAY BEFORE
DRIFTING TO THE EASTERN LAKES AND NEW ENGLAND SATURDAY.

LOZ062-250915-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
1021 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

OVERNIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

MONDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.



LOZ063>065-250915-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
1021 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

OVERNIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

MONDAY
WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.



LOZ061-250915-
MAFOR 2503/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 12410 14510 11510 11516. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY
EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
THURSDAY AND THURSDAY EVENING.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11410 13420 14510. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT...THURSDAY MORNING...AND THURSDAY EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET THURSDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THURSDAY
EVENING.



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