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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
1014 PM EDT WED APR 1 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.20 INCHES ALONG THE MID ATLANTIC
COAST WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST. LOW PRESSURE 29.30 INCHES JUST
NORTH OF MINNESOTA WILL PASS NORTH OF THE GREAT LAKES ON THURSDAY.
A WEAK WARM FRONT OVER THE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY WILL CROSS LAKE ERIE
THURSDAY WITH THE TRAILING COLD FRONT CROSSING THE LAKE THURSDAY
EVENING. HIGH PRESSURE 30.40 INCHES FROM THE PLAINS STATES WILL
BUILD ACROSS THE LAKE SATURDAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL DROP SOUTH
ACROSS LAKE ERIE ON SUNDAY THEN SHIFT BACK NORTH OF THE LAKE AS A
WARM FRONT ON MONDAY.

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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-
1014 PM EDT WED APR 1 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
WAVES IN ICE FREE AREAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
BY LATE MORNING. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST AND DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT.
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. RAIN SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING WEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS INCREASING TO
10 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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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-
1014 PM EDT WED APR 1 2015

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. THE
LAKE IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON ESPECIALLY LATE. ALSO A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
TO 30 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING WEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 KNOTS OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A
CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

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MAFOR 0203/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11310 13410 12429 11529 11526. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THURSDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET THURSDAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET THURSDAY
EVENING. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11310 13410 13429 11539. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THURSDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET THURSDAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET THURSDAY
EVENING. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11300 11400 13410 11429 11439 11549. WAVES OMITTED
DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

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