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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
353 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS..LOW PRESSURE 29.80 INCHES OVER LAKE SUPERIOR WILL
TRACK INTO QUEBEC...DRAGGING AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT ACROSS LAKE
ERIE THIS EVENING. A LARGE AREA OF ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE 30.80
INCHES WILL SLIDE ACROSS THE LOWER LAKES THIS WEEKEND AND MOVE OFF
THE MID ATLANTIC COAST MONDAY MORNING. THIS WILL ALLOW A WARM
FRONT TO LIFT NORTH ACROSS THE LAKE ON MONDAY. ON TUESDAY...LOW
PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OVER THE SOUTHEAST STATES AND MOVE TO THE
MID ATLANTIC COAST WHILE ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE AREA MOVES THROUGH
THE SOUTHERN GREAT LAKES.

LEZ162>165-121515-
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-
353 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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LEZ061-166>169-121515-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-
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-
353 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE EARLY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

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MAFOR 1210/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11510 11520 11530 11630 14742. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FEET TODAY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11620 11630 11530 11647 11737 12747 11742. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FEET TODAY.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11520 11530 11540 11547 11637 11647 12747.  WAVES 3
TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FEET TODAY.

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