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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
952 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

WAVES ARE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT - THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
1/3 OF THE WAVE SPECTRUM. OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT IS THE AVERAGE OF
THE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE WAVE SPECTRUM.

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRESSURE 29.40 INCHES OVER NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA
WILL MOVE OFF THE EAST COAST BY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE 30.00
INCHES OVER THE MIDWEST WILL BUILD ACROSS LAKE ERIE ON FRIDAY AND
MOVE EAST SATURDAY. LOW PRESSURE 29.60 INCHES WILL TRACK NORTHEAST
ACROSS MICHIGAN ON SUNDAY WITH A COLD FRONT PUSHING ACROSS THE
LAKE ON SUNDAY. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE 29.80 INCHES WILL LINGER
OVER THE CENTRAL LAKES MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

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LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH OH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS OH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION OH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM VERMILION TO AVON POINT OH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-
952 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

.OVERNIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 KNOTS OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 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 OH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT OH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
952 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LESS
THAN 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

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MAFOR 2603/
ERIE WEST 1/3 14710 12610 11500 11400. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
FRIDAY EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT AND FRIDAY. WAVES 1
FOOT OR LESS FRIDAY EVENING.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12616 12710 12610 11510 11500. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
FRIDAY EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12606 11700 13610 12510. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
FRIDAY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET FRIDAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET FRIDAY EVENING.

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