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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
344 PM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRESSURE 29.30 INCHES OVER MICHIGAN WILL MOVE
NORTHEAST INTO SOUTHERN ONTARIO CANADA AND FORCE A COLD FRONT
ACROSS LAKE ERIE TONIGHT. A REINFORCING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE EAST
ACROSS THE LAKE ON SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE 30.20 INCHES WILL MOVE
UP THE OHIO VALLEY SATURDAY NIGHT SPREADING NORTH INTO LAKE ERIE
SUNDAY AND MONDAY. THE HIGH WILL MOVE OFF TO THE EAST BY TUESDAY
AS A LOW PRESSURE 29.60 INCHES MOVES NEAR CHICAGO BY TUESDAY
EVENING. ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE 29.70 INCHES WILL MOVE NORTHEAST TO
OHIO AND PENNSYLVANIA BY 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-
344 PM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE. STRONG
THUNDERSTORM WINDS POSSIBLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
FLURRIES OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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 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-
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-
344 PM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONG THUNDERSTORM
WINDS POSSIBLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH MID MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW LATE
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 7 TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF FLURRIES OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...THEN
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

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MAFOR 2422/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11420 11429 11529 11629 12620 12630. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THIS EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET SATURDAY.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 13420 11529 11629 11620 12630. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FEET SATURDAY.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12410 11420 11429 11529 11526 11520 11540. A CHANCE
OF SNOW IN THE MORNING,...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FEET SATURDAY.

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LOMBARDY



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