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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
348 PM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRESSURE OF 29.80 INCHES OVER EASTERN LAKE SUPERIOR
WILL SLIDE INTO QUEBEC TONIGHT. THIS SYSTEM WILL PULL A COLD
FRONT ACROSS LAKE ERIE TONIGHT. A TROUGH WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE
EASTERN LAKES TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE 30.30 INCHES WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES FROM THE NORTHERN PLAINS WEDNESDAY AND
THURSDAY. A COUPLE OF WEAK TROUGHS WILL CROSS THE EASTERN GREAT
LAKES THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. BY LATE FRIDAY AND FOR SATURDAY...HIGH
PRESSURE 30.40 INCHES WILL CENTERED OVER LAKE ERIE.

LEZ162>167-190200-
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-
348 PM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 KNOTS
OR LESS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LEZ061-168-169-190200-
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-
348 PM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING WEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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MAFOR 1821/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12500 11610 12620 13610. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 13500 11610 11600 11610 12620. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TUESDAY.

ERIE EAST 1/3 14500 11600 11510 11520 11530. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TUESDAY.

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