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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
924 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 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...A TROUGH AVERAGING 29.80 INCHES WILL REMAIN ACROSS
LAKE ERIE TODAY WITH A COLD FRONT MOVING EAST ACROSS THE LAKE ON
WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.00 INCHES WILL BUILD ACROSS THE
OHIO VALLEY ON THURSDAY THEN SHIFT TO THE SOUTHEASTERN STATES
FRIDAY. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTH TOWARDS THE LAKE OVER THE
WEEKEND.

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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-
924 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. 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-
924 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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MAFOR 3015/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11510 13610 11500 13510. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
WEDNESDAY MORNING.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 13510 12500 13510. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11500 12510 11500 14510. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WEDNESDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$



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