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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
1000 PM EDT FRI MAY 19 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE 30.40 INCHES WILL MOVE MOVE TO QUEBEC BY
SATURDAY MORNING AS LOW PRESSURE 29.80 INCHES MOVES NORTHEAST
ACROSS IOWA. THE LOW WILL REACH THE WESTERN LAKES BY SUNDAY
MORNING LIFTING A WARM FRONT NORTH OVER LAKE ERIE. A TRAILING COLD
FRONT WILL SWEEP EAST ACROSS THE LAKE SUNDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE
30.10 INCHES WILL BUILD NORTHEAST INTO THE OHIO VALLEY REGION.
LOW PRESSURE 29.40 INCHES WILL MOVE EAST INTO THE CENTRAL GREAT
LAKES TUESDAY NIGHT FORCING A WARM FRONT NORTH ACROSS THE LAKE
TUESDAY EVENING AND A COLD FRONT EAST ACROSS THE AREA LATE TUESDAY
NIGHT.

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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-
1000 PM EDT FRI MAY 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AND DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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-
1000 PM EDT FRI MAY 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 9 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AND DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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MAFOR 2003/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13120 12220 13230. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND SATURDAY EVENING. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
SATURDAY AND SATURDAY EVENING.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11120 12130 14230 11230. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3
TO 6 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET...
AND OCCASIONALLY AROUND 9 FEET SATURDAY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
SATURDAY EVENING.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12120 15220. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
SATURDAY EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SATURDAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET SATURDAY EVENING.

$$



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