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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
436 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

LOZ042-043-301645-
/O.CON.KBUF.SC.Y.0026.000000T0000Z-150331T0900Z/
LAKE ONTARIO NEARSHORE WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN
BEACH-
LAKE ONTARIO NEARSHORE WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO SODUS BAY-
436 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT
TUESDAY...

* WINDS...WEST TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...5 TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES AVERAGING 4 FEET OR MORE ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

HITCHCOCK


Marine Weather Statement


MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
703 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

LOZ044-045-064-065-SLZ022-301500-
703 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

...GUSTY WINDS MAY RESULT IN SHIFTING ICE TODAY ON LAKE ONTARIO...

SOUTHWEST WINDS SUSTAINED AT 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS OF 35 KNOTS
MAY FORCE THE ICE ON THE EAST END OF LAKE ONTARIO AND THE THOUSAND
ISLANDS REGION TO SHIFT... RESULTING IN THE OPENING OF LEADS AND
WEAK POINTS IN THE ICE AS WELL AS PRESSURE RIDGES WHERE ICE PILES
UP.

ICE FISHERMAN SHOULD AVOID VENTURING OUT ON LAKE ONTARIO AND THE
THOUSAND ISLANDS REGION TODAY IN THE STRONG WIND CONDITIONS.

LAT...LON 4439 7583 4411 7636 4409 7629 4402 7629
      4413 7608 4398 7619 4402 7607 4398 7604
      4384 7620 4385 7629 4367 7617 4352 7637
      4342 7661 4331 7671 4331 7677 4363 7693
      4364 7679 4420 7632 4422 7620 4435 7602

$$

HITCHCOCK

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
701 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

LEZ040-041-061-301500-
701 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

...GUSTY WINDS MAY RESULT IN SHIFTING ICE TODAY ON LAKE ERIE...

SOUTHWEST WINDS SUSTAINED AT 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS OF 35 KNOTS
MAY FORCE THE ICE ON LAKE ERIE TO SHIFT...RESULTING IN THE OPENING
OF LEADS AND WEAK POINTS IN THE ICE AS WELL AS PRESSURE RIDGES WHERE
ICE PILES UP.

ICE FISHERMAN SHOULD AVOID VENTURING OUT ON LAKE ERIE TODAY IN THE
STRONG WIND CONDITIONS.

LAT...LON 4234 7981 4248 7985 4282 7896 4291 7891
      4286 7883 4285 7886 4278 7885 4271 7896
      4268 7905 4264 7906 4261 7911 4255 7914
      4249 7935 4240 7946 4228 7972

$$

HITCHCOCK


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
447 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

CTZ001-013-MAZ001-025-NYZ032-033-038>043-047>054-058>061-063>066-
082>084-VTZ013>015-311100-
NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-NORTHERN BERKSHIRE-
SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE-NORTHERN HERKIMER-HAMILTON-SOUTHERN HERKIMER-
SOUTHERN FULTON-MONTGOMERY-NORTHERN SARATOGA-NORTHERN WARREN-
NORTHERN WASHINGTON-SCHOHARIE-WESTERN SCHENECTADY-
EASTERN SCHENECTADY-SOUTHERN SARATOGA-WESTERN ALBANY-EASTERN ALBANY-
WESTERN RENSSELAER-EASTERN RENSSELAER-WESTERN GREENE-EASTERN GREENE-
WESTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN COLUMBIA-WESTERN ULSTER-EASTERN ULSTER-
WESTERN DUTCHESS-EASTERN DUTCHESS-NORTHERN FULTON-SOUTHEAST WARREN-
SOUTHERN WASHINGTON-BENNINGTON-WESTERN WINDHAM-EASTERN WINDHAM-
447 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWESTERN
CONNECTICUT...WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK AND
SOUTHERN VERMONT.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A FAST MOVING CLIPPER COULD BRING GUSTY WINDS UP TO 40
MPH...ESPECIALLY THIS AFTERNOON FROM A WESTERLY DIRECTION. THIS IS
JUST BELOW WIND ADVISORY CRITERIA. IF THE WINDS LOOK TO GUST MUCH
STRONGER...A WIND ADVISORY WOULD BE ISSUED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
415 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

PAZ004>006-010>012-017>019-024>028-033>037-041-042-045-046-049>053-
056>059-063>066-301323-
ADAMS-BEDFORD-BLAIR-CAMBRIA-CAMERON-CLEARFIELD-COLUMBIA-CUMBERLAND-
DAUPHIN-ELK-FRANKLIN-FULTON-HUNTINGDON-JUNIATA-LANCASTER-LEBANON-
MCKEAN-MIFFLIN-MONTOUR-NORTHERN CENTRE-NORTHERN CLINTON-
NORTHERN LYCOMING-NORTHUMBERLAND-PERRY-POTTER-SCHUYLKILL-SNYDER-
SOMERSET-SOUTHERN CENTRE-SOUTHERN CLINTON-SOUTHERN LYCOMING-SULLIVAN-
TIOGA-UNION-WARREN-YORK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALTOONA...HARRISBURG...JOHNSTOWN...
LANCASTER...STATE COLLEGE...WILLIAMSPORT...YORK
415 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.NOW...
PATCHY RAIN AND SNOW WILL BE ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH
930 AM. LITTLE IF ANY SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED. WITH
TEMPERATURES MAINLY ABOVE FREEZING...WIDESPREAD FREEZING
RAIN IS NOT EXPECTED. HOWEVER...AN ISOLATED ICY SPOT COULD
OCCUR.

$$

MARTIN

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