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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
915 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRESSURE 29.60 INCHES WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
WESTERN LAKES TUESDAY LIFTING A WARM FRONT ACROSS LAKE ERIE. A
SECOND STRONGER LOW 29.30 INCHES WILL MOVE NORTHEAST INTO THE
CENTRAL LAKES LATE WEDNESDAY DRAGGING A COLD FRONT ACROSS LAKE
ERIE. A RIDGE AVERAGING 29.90 INCHES WILL BUILD EAST ACROSS THE
LAKE THROUGH FRIDAY.

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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-
915 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. RAIN
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST.
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AND INCREASING TO GALES TO 35 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

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LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM VERMILION TO AVON POINT-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK-
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-
915 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AND DIMINISHING TO 10 KNOTS OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AND INCREASING TO GALES TO 40 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 40 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 12 TO 16 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES
7 TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.

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MAFOR 2304/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11310 11316 11326 11426 12416 12410. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12310 12326 12416 12410.  A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT AND TUESDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TUESDAY.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12310 11320 11326 11426 13410. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT AND TUESDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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