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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
1018 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRESSURE OF 29.60 INCHES APPROACHING CHICAGO WILL
SLOWLY MOVE EAST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES REGION AND PULL A COLD
FRONT ACROSS LAKE ERIE TONIGHT. A TROUGH WILL LINGER OVER THE
EASTERN GREAT LAKES ON WEDNESDAY THEN WEAKEN AS HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS IN FROM THE WEST ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. A WEAK AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE WILL MOVE NORTHEAST THROUGH THE LOWER OHIO VALLEY ON
SATURDAY.

LEZ162>164-162115-
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-
1018 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
SHOWERS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY EVENING. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

$$

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LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM VERMILION TO AVON POINT-
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-
1018 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS FROM LATE EVENING ON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

$$
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MAFOR 1616/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12516 11510 11620 14630. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET WEDNESDAY
MORNING.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11416 11516 12526 14630. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS
WEDNESDAY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET WEDNESDAY
MORNING.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11406 11416 12516 11526 11636 12630. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS
WEDNESDAY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 10 FEET
WEDNESDAY MORNING.

$$

GARNET



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