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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 18 January 2020

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 20 knots veering to south 25 early this morning then increasing to southwest 35 this afternoon. Wind veering to west 35 this evening then diminishing to west 30 Sunday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 20 Sunday evening.

Snow changing to rain this afternoon then to flurries near midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Waves

Issued 03:00 AM EST 18 January 2020
Today Tonight and Sunday. Waves one and one half metres building to 2 this morning and to 3 early this evening. Waves subsiding to 2 Sunday morning and to one and one half metres Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 18 January 2020
Monday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming northwest 15 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 knots backing to west 20.
Wednesday Wind west 20 knots.

Ice Forecast*

Issued 12:00 PM EST 17 January 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday Open water becoming open water except 3 tenths new lake ice along parts of the shore in the western basin today.

*Ice Forecast and Warnings also apply to U.S. waters

 

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Map of Great Lakes - Lake Huron marine weather areas N Huron - 45003 W Erie - 45005 S Huron - 45008 Lake Ontario - 45012 Port Stanley - 45132 Prince Edward Point - 45135 Georgian Bay - 45137 Grimsby - 45139 Port Colborne - 45142 South Georgian Bay - 45143 Lake St Clair - 45147 South Lake Huron - 45149 Lake Simcoe - 45151 Lake Nipissing - 45152 North Channel - 45154 Ajax - 45159 Sault Ste. Marie Airport Killarney Greater Sudbury Airport North Bay Airport Gore Bay-Manitoulin Airport Great Duck Island Brockville Grenadier Island Kingston Airport Collingwood Lagoon City Muskoka Airport Parry Sound Harbour Lake Simcoe Regional Airport Wiarton Airport Western Islands Cove Island Goderich Sarnia Chris Hadfield Airport Tobermory Harrow AAFC Long Point Port Weller St. Catharines / Niagara District Airport Southeast Shoal Vineland Station Welland-Pelham Windsor Airport Port Colborne Erieau Point Pelee Burlington Lift Bridge Cobourg Hamilton Munro Int'l Airport Oshawa Executive Airport Point Petre Toronto City Centre Airport CFB Trenton Peterborough Municipal Airport
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Ice Conditions

*Ice Forecast and Warnings also apply to U.S. waters

Ice Forecasts

Issued 12:00 PM EST 17 January 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Coverage

Open water becoming open water except 3 tenths new lake ice along
parts of the shore in the western basin today.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Western Lake Erie

Issued 03:00 AM EST 18 January 2020

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM EST 18 January 2020 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:30 a.m. EST today departing ridge located on a line
north-south over Quebec.

At 10:30 a.m. EST today low 1003 mb located over Wisconsin.
By 10:30 a.m. EST Sunday low 999 mb located off Maine.

At 10:30 a.m. EST today trough from low located on a line
northwest-southeast over the Ontario - Manitoba border.
By 10:30 a.m. EST Sunday trough from low located on a line east-west
over Lake Ontario.

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