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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
958 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS...A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTH ACROSS LAKE ERIE TODAY
AHEAD OF LOW PRESSURE 29.70 INCHES NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN. THE LOW
WILL TRACK ACROSS THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT WITH THE ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT SWEEPING ACROSS LAKE ERIE.
HIGH PRESSURE 30.30 INCHES FROM THE NORTHERN PLAINS WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. A LARGER AREA OF HIGH
PRESSURE 30.40 INCHES WILL BUILD ACROSS EASTERN CANADA EARLY NEXT
WEEK.

LEZ162>165-202015-
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-
958 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE THIS MORNING THEN AGAIN
LATE THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LEZ061-166>169-202015-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-
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-
958 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE EARLY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING
TO 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LEZ161-202015-
MAFOR 2015/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11410 11510 12529 11620 12610 11620. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET FRIDAY MORNING.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11320 11410 11429 11529 11629 11620 11610 11620.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET FRIDAY MORNING.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11210 11110 11210 11419 11529 11620 11610 11620. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET FRIDAY
MORNING.

$$


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