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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
358 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRESSURE 29.00 INCHES OVER MICHIGAN WILL CONTINUE
TO MOVE NORTH TODAY TOWARDS JAMES BAY. A COLD FRONT ASSOCIATED
WITH THE LOW WILL CROSS THE LAKE TODAY. LOW PRESSURE AVERAGING
29.20 INCHES WILL LINGER ACROSS CENTRAL ONTARIO CANADA THROUGH MID
WEEK BEFORE MOVING EAST. A RIDGE AVERAGING 30.00 INCHES WILL BEGIN
BUILDING FROM CENTRAL CANADA INTO THE OHIO VALLEY BY MID WEEK AND
LAST THROUGH FRIDAY.

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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-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE-
358 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 KNOTS
OR LESS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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 GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
358 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE. WAVES IN
ICE FREE AREAS 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST TO
30 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS FROM LATE EVENING ON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 KNOTS
OR LESS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 KNOTS
OR LESS. 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 2009/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11430 11420 11428 11539 11530 11630 12520.
SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE TODAY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET TONIGHT.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12430 11420 11529 11530 11630 12530. SCATTERED
SHOWERS LATE...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12430 12420 11539 11640 11540 11530. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE
FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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