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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS61 KBUF

FZUS61 KBUF 282047
GLFLO

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Ontario
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
347 PM EST Fri Jan 28 2022

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
High pressure stretching from the central plains to
the Upper Great Lakes will gradually settle over Lake Ontario by
late Saturday. Weak high pressure will remain over the lake
Saturday night and Sunday as deep low pressure of 28.8 inches
tracks just off the Atlantic Seaboard across the Gulf of Maine and
Nova Scotia.

LOZ062-290415-
Lake Ontario open waters from the Niagara River to Hamlin Beach-
347 PM EST Fri Jan 28 2022

TONIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Scattered flurries. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
5 to 15 knots. Scattered flurries early. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west
10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers overnight. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

SUNDAY
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of snow showers. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

MONDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of rain or snow Tuesday night. 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 becoming northeast 15 to
20 knots. Rain or snow. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.



LOZ063>065-290415-
Lake Ontario open waters from Hamlin Beach to the Saint Lawrence
River-
347 PM EST Fri Jan 28 2022

TONIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Scattered flurries
early, then scattered snow showers from late evening on. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north.
Scattered snow showers early. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to
7 feet, then subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers overnight. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

SUNDAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of snow showers in the evening, then snow showers likely
overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

MONDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Snow
showers likely during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY
Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south. A
chance of rain or snow Tuesday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet building
to 3 to 6 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east. Rain
or snow. Waves 2 to 4 feet.



LOZ061-290415-
MAFOR 2822/
ONTARIO WEST 1/2 13110 13120 11810 11710. Waves 2 to 4 feet
tonight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet Saturday.

ONTARIO EAST 1/2 11820 14120 13830. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to
3 to 5 feet tonight. Waves 3 to 6 feet, and occasionally around 9
feet Saturday.