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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
936 PM EDT SAT MAY 27 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...LOW PRESSURE 29.80 INCHES ACROSS THE UPPER OHIO VALLEY
WILL PUSH EAST TOWARD THE MID ATLANTIC COAST TONIGHT, WHILE HIGH
PRESSURE 30.00 OVER THE GREAT LAKES SHIFTS EAST. LOW PRESSURE
29.70 INCHES WILL TRACK NORTHEAST TO NEAR THE WESTERN BASIN OF
LAKE ERIE BY SUNDAY EVENING, TAKING A COLD FRONT ACROSS LAKE ERIE
SUNDAY NIGHT. THE LOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS ONTARIO AND INTO QUEBEC
WHILE THE OHIO VALLEY WILL HAVE A RIDGE AVERAGING 29.90 INCHES
FOR MONDAY AND TUESDAY. A TROUGH WILL CROSS THE LAKE WEDNESDAY.

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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-
936 PM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. 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-
936 PM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

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MAFOR 2803/
ERIE WEST 1/3 14200 11200 12209 11309. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 15200 11209 11309. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

ERIE EAST 1/3 14200 12100 11200 11309. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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