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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
951 AM EDT FRI MAY 26 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...HIGH PRESSURE 30.00 INCHES OVER THE MIDWEST WILL BUILD
ACROSS LAKE ERIE TODAY AND MOVE EAST OF THE AREA ON SATURDAY. LOW
PRESSURE 29.60 INCHES WILL TRACK NORTHEAST ACROSS MICHIGAN ON
SUNDAY WITH A COLD FRONT CROSSING THE LAKE SUNDAY NIGHT. A TROUGH
OF LOW PRESSURE 29.80 INCHES WILL LINGER OVER THE CENTRAL GREAT
LAKES MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

LEZ162>166-262015-
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-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-
951 AM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
SCATTERED SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LEZ061-167>169-262015-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-
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-
951 AM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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MAFOR 2615/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11610 12500 12300 11400 11300 11200. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS SATURDAY
MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
TONIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12610 11510 11500 12400 11300 11200. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS SATURDAY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS SATURDAY MORNING.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12610 11510 13500 11400 11300. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS SATURDAY
MORNING.

$$


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