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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
957 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 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 29.80 INCHES ACROSS CENTRAL OHIO WILL
PUSH EAST TOWARD THE MID ATLANTIC COAST TODAY...WHILE HIGH
PRESSURE 29.90 INCHES RESIDES ACROSS THE LAKE. THE HIGH WILL SHIFT
EAST SATURDAY NIGHT AND LOW PRESSURE 29.70 INCHES WILL TRACK
NORTHEAST TO NEAR THE WESTERN BASIN OF LAKE ERIE BY SUNDAY
EVENING, TAKING A COLD FRONT ACROSS LAKE ERIE SUNDAY NIGHT. THE
LOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS ONTARIO AND INTO QUEBEC WHILE THE OHIO
VALLEY WILL HAVE A RIDGE AVERAGING 29.90 INCHES FOR MONDAY AND
TUESDAY. A TROUGH WILL CROSS THE LAKE WEDNESDAY.

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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-
957 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. 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 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-
957 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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MAFOR 2715/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12100 15200. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
SUNDAY MORNING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 13100 14200 11200. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

ERIE EAST 1/3 13800 11100 14200. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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