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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
401 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.00 INCHES WILL BUILD OVER THE OHIO
VALLEY TODAY AND THEN STRENGTHEN OVER THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES ON
SATURDAY. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTH ACROSS LAKE ERIE SUNDAY.
THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT ON MONDAY. A TROUGH
AVERAGING 29.70 INCHES WILL ROTATE SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE LAKE ON
TUESDAY.

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LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM VERMILION TO AVON POINT-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK-
401 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. RAIN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
401 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES IN ICE FREE AREAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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MAFOR 1721/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11500 12400 11500 12600 11800 11100. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 14500 11500 11600 11700 11800. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

ERIE EAST 1/3 14500 11500 12600 11700. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. WAVE
HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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