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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
349 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE 30.10 INCHES JUST NORTH
OF LAKE ERIE WILL DROP ACROSS THE LAKE AND DISSIPATE TONIGHT. HIGH
PRESSURE 30.30 INCHES OVER THE UPPER MIDWEST WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
NORTHERN GREAT LAKES THROUGH THE WEEKEND. LOW PRESSURE WILL
DEVELOP OVER THE PLAINS 29.70 INCHES BY MONDAY STATES AND DEEPEN
TO 29.40 INCHES AS IT MOVES TO NEAR GREEN BAY TUESDAY. THE
ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL LIKELY REACH LAKE ERIE LATE TUESDAY.

LEZ162>167-190330-
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-
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-
349 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
349 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THROUGH THE EARLY OVERNIGHT...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET EARLY SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...
THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 1822/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12600 12700 11710 13700. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
THIS EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
FRIDAY.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 16710. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET FRIDAY.

ERIE EAST 1/3 16710. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET EARLY THEN 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET FRIDAY.

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