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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
311 PM EDT WED APR 9 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE LAKE THIS EVENING
WILL MOVE EAST BY THURSDAY THEN A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST
ACROSS THE LAKE THURSDAY EVENING. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE 30.10 INCHES
WILL BUILD OVER THE LAKE EARLY FRIDAY THEN SHIFT EAST SATURDAY. A
COLD FRONT WITH WAVES OF LOW PRESSURE MOVING ALONG THE FRONT WILL
SLOWLY MOVE EAST ACROSS THE LAKE 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-
311 PM EDT WED APR 9 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AT 10 TO 20
KNOTS. WAVES IN ICE FREE AREAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
AND DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET 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-
311 PM EDT WED APR 9 2014

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

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$

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MAFOR 0921/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11500 11400 12410 11420 11520 12530. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THURSDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT. WAVES 1
TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET THURSDAY.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11500 11400 12410 12420 12530. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS THURSDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT. WAVES 1
TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET THURSDAY. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR
ICE FREE AREAS.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12500 11400 11410 11420 11520 12530. A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS THURSDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE
BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

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